[Smcwg-public] Secure Mail Subject DN

Adriano Santoni adriano.santoni at staff.aruba.it
Tue Nov 24 08:18:38 MST 2020

I would suggest to exclude the "E" attribute, as it's long since deprecated.


Il 24/11/2020 15:45, Doug Beattie via Smcwg-public ha scritto:
> Hi Stephen,
> Maybe the group hasn’t yet progressed into Subject DN field 
> definitions (I’ve missed a few meetings and I didn’t see this in the 
> Google spreadsheet profile table), but are we planning to parallel the 
> CABF BRs when it comes to this?
> TLS DV: Could be the basis for an S/MIME profile with just an email 
> /somewhere/ in the subject DN (CN or E) so that the subject is not empty
> TLS OV: Could be the basis for an S/MIME profile  with C, S, L, O and 
> maybe OU in the subject DN (and perhaps email in CN or E)
> TLS IV: Could be the basis for an S/MIME profile with C, S, L and then 
> givenName and surname fields. The CA could optionally populate the 
> name values into the Org field when issuing to a natural person or 
> DBA.  That seems like a reasonable approach and parallels the BRs.
> When do you think we’ll dive into the subject DN field definitions?
> Doug
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