IETF RFC 4387
Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Operational Protocols: Certificate Store Access via HTTP
|Publication Date:||1 February 2006|
The protocol conventions described in this document satisfy some of the operational requirements of the Internet Public Key Infrastructure (PKI). This document specifies the conventions for using the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP/HTTPS) as an interface mechanism to obtain certificates and certificate revocation lists (CRLs) from PKI repositories. Additional mechanisms addressing PKIX operational requirements are specified in separate documents.