- Subject Key Identifier

Submitted by j.onions at nexor.co.uk from host trident.nexor.co.uk ( on Fri Mar 21 09:27:17 MET 1997 using a WWW entry form.

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This extension identifies the public key being certified. It enables distinct keys used by the same subject to be differentiated (e.g., as key updating occurs).

A key identifer shall be unique with respect to all key identifiers for the subject with which it is used. This extension is always non-critical.

subjectKeyIdentifier EXTENSION ::= {
	SYNTAX SubjectKeyIdentifier
	IDENTIFIED BY id-ce-subjectKeyIdentifier

SubjectKeyIdentifier ::= KeyIdentifier

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