Links to UEFI Specification - Related Documents

The UEFI Specification 2.5 contains some external references links from other websites that could change on occasion. To help manage the external reference links in the specifications, a master list has been created below. If a link changes, the updated link will be provided in the list below. This change will take place in lieu of creating a new version of the UEFI specification to fix dead links. 
 

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[BASE64] RFC 1521: MIME (Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions) Part One: Mechanisms  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1521 
[RFC 1035] Domain Names - Implementation and Specification https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1035
[RFC 1700] ASSIGNED NUMBERS https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1700
[RFC 1994] PPP Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP) https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1994
[RFC 2246] The TLS Protocol Version 1.0  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2246
[RFC 2407]The Internet IP Security Domain of Interpretation for ISAKMP, IETF  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2407
[RFC 2408]Internet Security Association and Key Management Protocol(ISAKMP) https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2408
[RFC 2409]The Internet Key Exchange (IKE)  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2409
[RFC 2459] Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate and CRL Profile  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2459
[RFC 2460] Internet Protocol, Version 6 (IPv6) Specification  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2460
[RFC 2759] Microsoft PPP CHAP Extensions, Version 2 https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2759
[RFC 2818] HTTP Over TLS  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2818
[RFC 3004] The User Class option for DHCP, IETF  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3004
[RFC 3315] Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol for IPv6 (DHCPv6)  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3315
[RFC 3396] Encoding Long Options in the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3396
[RFC 3513] Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) Addressing Architecture  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3513
[RFC 3596] DNS Extensions to Support IP Version 6  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3596
[RFC 3617] Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) Scheme and Applicability Statement for the Trivial File Transfer Protocol (TFTP)  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3617 
[RFC 3646] DNS Configuration options for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol for IPv6 (DHCPv6) https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3646
[RFC 3720] Internet Small Computer Systems Interface (iSCSI)  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3720
[RFC 3748] Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP)  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3748
[RFC 3986 ]Uniform Resource Identifiers (URI): Generic Syntax  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2396
[RFC 4173] Bootstrapping Clients using the Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI) Protocol  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4173
[RFC 4301]Security Architecture for the Internet Protocol https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4301
[RFC 4303]IP Encapsulation Security Payload (ESP)  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4303
[RFC 4346] The Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Version 1.1  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4346
[RFC 4347] Datagram Transport Layer Security  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4347
[RFC 5216] The EAP-TLS Authentication Protocol  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5216
[RFC 5246] The Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Version 1.2 https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5246
[RFC 5247] Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Key Management Framework https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5247
[RFC 5281] Extensible Authentication Protocol Tunneled Transport Layer Security Authenticated Protocol Version 0 https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5281
[RFC 5970] DHCPv6 Options for Network Boot  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5970
[RFC 6101] The Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Protocol Version 3.0  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc6347
[RFC 791] Internet Protocol DARPA Internet Program Protocol (IPv4) Specification  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc791
[RFC2131] Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2131
[RFC2132] DHCP Options and BOOTP Vendor Extensions https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2132
[RFC2315] Cryptographic Message Syntax Version 1.5  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2315
[RFC4578] Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) Options for the Intel Preboot eXecution Environment (PXE) https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4578
“El Torito” Bootable CD-ROM Format Specification  http://download.intel.com/support/motherboards/desktop/sb/specscdrom.pdf
16-bit protocol type numbers http://www.iana.org/assignments/ethernet-numbers
802.1Q - Virtual LANs http://www.ieee802.org/1/pages/802.1Q.html
802.1X IEEE Standard for Local and Metropolitan Area Networks Port-Based Network Access Control  http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=1438730
8802.1x Port-based access control  http://www.ieee802.org/1/pages/802.1x.html
ACPI 3.0 http://uefi.org/acpi/specs
ACPI 4.0 http://uefi.org/acpi/specs
ACPI Web Site  http://uefi.org/specifications
Address Resolution Protocol  http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc0826.txt
AMD64 Architecture Programmer’s Manual http://support.amd.com/en-us/search/tech-docs
An Ethernet Address Resolution Protocol  http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3232.txt
ARM 64-bit Base Calling Convention http://infocenter.arm.com/
ARM Architecture Base Calling Convention http://infocenter.arm.com/
BIOS Boot Specification Version 1.01 (Zip file) http://www.uefi.org/sites/default/files/resources/BIOSBootSpecs1.0.1_200...
BIOS Enhanced Disk Drive Services (EDD) http://www.t13.org/Standards/Default.aspx?DocumentType=3&DocumentStage=2
Bluetooth Network Encapsulation Protocol (BNEP) Specification  https://www.bluetooth.org/docman/handlers/DownloadDoc.ashx?doc_id=6552
BLUETOOTH SPECIFICATION  https://www.bluetooth.com/specifications
BOOTP clarifications and Extensions https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1542
Bootstrap Protocol  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc0951
Codes for the Representation of Names of Languages Part2: Alpha-3 code  https://www.loc.gov/standards/iso639-2/langhome.html
Common Security: CDSA and CSSM  http://www.opengroup.org/security/l2-cdsa.htm
DCE 1.1:Remote Procedure Call http://www.opengroup.org/onlinepubs/9629399/toc.htm
Developers Interface Guide for Itanium® Architecture Based Servers http://www.intel.com/design/servers/dev_guides/dig64/index.htm?wapkw=(S)
DHCP for Ipv4  http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2131.txt 
DHCP Options and BOOTP Vendor Extensions http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2132.txt
DHCP reconfigure extension http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3203.txt
DHCPv6 Options for Network Boot http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5970
DMTF BIOS specifications http://www.dmtf.org/standards/bios.php
EAP Tunneled TLS Authentication Protocol Version 1  http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-funk-eap-ttls-v1-01
ECMA Script Language Specification (ECMA-262)  http://www.ecma-international.org/publications/files/ECMA-ST/Ecma-262.pdf
EFI Specification Version 1.02  http://developer.intel.com/technology/efi
EFI Specification Version 1.10  http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/architecture-and-technology/unifi...
Encoding Long Options in DHCPv4 https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1534
Encoding Long Options in the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCPv4) https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3396
Format of the iSCSI root path; RFC 4173 http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4173
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol for IPv6 (DHCPv6) http://www.iana.org/assignments/protocol-numbers
Fletcher-64 checksum algorithm https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fletcher's_checksum#Fletcher-64 
IANA DHCPv6 parameters http://www.iana.org/assignments/dhcpv6-parameters/dhcpv6-parameters.xhtml,
IANA Processor Architecture Type http://www.iana.org/assignments/dhcpv6-parameters/dhcpv6-parameters.xhtm...
IANA Protocol Numbers http://www.iana.org/assignments/protocol-numbers
ICMP for Ipv4 https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc0792
ICMP for Ipv6 https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2463
IEEE 1394 Specification  http://1394ta.org/specifications/
IETF http://www.ietf.org/
INCITS T13 Technical Committee  http://www.t13.org
Index of /rfc https://www.ietf.org/rfc.html
Inline Cryptographic Interface--Bit Locker Cipher https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/aa380252(v=vs.85).aspx
Intel 64 and IA=32 Architecture Software Developer’s Manual  http://www.intel.com/products/processor/manuals/
Intel Developer Centers http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/software/software-overview.html
Intel Itanium Documentation http://www.intel.com/design/itanium/documentation.htm
Intel Processor Manuals http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/support/processors.html
InterNational Committee on Information Technology Standards (INCITS) http://www.incits.org
Internet Control Message Protocol version 6 (ICMPv6) Parameters http://www.iana.org/assignments/icmpv6-parameters
Internet Engineering Task Force http://www.ietf.org/
Internet Group Management Protocol https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3376
Internet Group Management Protocol  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2236
Internet Protocol version 4 specification  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc0791
Internet Protocol version 6  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2460
Interoperation Between DHCP and BOOTP  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1534
Ipv4  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc0791
IPv6 https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2460
IPv6 Organization http://www.ipv6.org/
iSCSI Boot Firmware Table (iBFT)  http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/system/platform/firmware/ibft.mspx
ISO Standard 9995, Keyboard layouts for text and office systems  https://www.iso.org/standard/52869.html
Itanium® Architecture Software Developer’s Manual, Volume 1: Application Architecture  http://www.intel.com/design/itanium/manuals/iiasdmanual.htm
Itanium® Architecture Software Developer’s Manual, Volume 2: System Architecture  http://www.intel.com/design/itanium/manuals/iiasdmanual.htm
Itanium® Architecture Software Developer’s Manual, Volume 3: Instruction Set Reference http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/processors/itanium/itanium-architecture-vol-1-2-3-4-reference-set-manual.html?wapkw=itanium+software+manual
Itanium® Software Conventions and Runtime Architecture Guide http://download.intel.com/design/Itanium/Downloads/245358.pdf
Itanium® System Abstraction Layer Specification  http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/processors/itanium/itanium-system-abstraction-layer-specification.html
JEDEC SPD Annex L: Presence Detect for DDR4 SDRAM Modules https://www.jedec.org/standards-documents/docs/spd412l-3
Microsoft Extensible Firmware Initiative FAT32 File System Specification  http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/system/platform/firmware/fatgen.mspx
Microsoft Portable Executable and Common Object File Format Specification https://download.microsoft.com/download/9/c/5/9c5b2167-8017-4bae-9fde-d599bac8184a/pecoff_v83.docx
Microsoft Windows Authenticode Portable Executable Signature Format  http://download.microsoft.com/download/9/c/5/9c5b2167-8017-4bae-9fde-d599bac8184a/Authenticode_PE.docx
Microsoft’s PEAP version 0 http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-kamath-pppext-peapv0-00
NVMe Specification http://www.nvmexpress.org/specifications/
OSTA Universal Disk Format Specification  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Universal_Disk_Format#Specifications
Partition Types: OS Type values used in the MBR disk layout  http://www.win.tue.nl/~aeb/partitions/partition_types.html
PC/SC Workgroup Specifications  https://www.pcscworkgroup.com/specifications/
PCI BIOS Specification, Revision 3.0  http://www.pcisig.com/specifications
PCI Express Base Specification, Revision 2.1  http://www.pcisig.com/specifications
PCI Hot-Plug Specification, Revision 1.0  http://www.pcisig.com/specifications
PCI Local Bus Specification, Revision 3.0  http://www.pcisig.com/specifications
Peripheral Component Interconnect Special Interest Group http://www.pcisig.com/
Plug and Play BIOS Specification  www.microsoft.com/whdc/system/pnppwr/pnp/default.mspx/
Plug-and-Play  https://www.phoenix.com/products/index.html#uefi-firmware
POST Memory Manager Specification https://www.phoenix.com/products/index.html#uefi-firmware
Preboot Execution Environment (PXE) Specification  http://download.intel.com/design/archives/wfm/downloads/pxespec.pdf
Processor Architecture Types  http://www.ietf.org/assignments/dhcpv6-parameters/dhcpv6-parameters.xml#...
Protected EAP Protocol (PEAP)  http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-josefsson-pppext-eap-tls-eap-05
Protected EAP Protocol (PEAP) Version 2 https://tools.ietf.org/id/draft-josefsson-pppext-eap-tls-eap-10.txt
Recommendation for Random Number Generation Using Deterministic Random Bit Generator http://nvlpubs.nist.gov/nistpubs/SpecialPublications/NIST.SP.800-90Ar1.pdf
Recommended Random Number Generator Based on ANSI X9.31  http://nvlpubs.nist.gov/nistpubs/SpecialPublications/NIST.SP.800-90Ar1.pdf
Request For Comments  http://www.ietf.org/rfc.html
Requirements for PC-Connected Interface Devices  http://pcscworkgroup.com/Download/Specifications/pcsc3_v2.02.00_sup2.pdf
RFC 2131  http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2131.txt
RFC2315 (defines PKCS7) http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2315
RFCs 826 and RFC 1122  http://www.ietf.org/
SCSI Block Commands  http://www.t10.org
Secure Hash Standard  http://csrc.nist.gov/publications/fips/fips180-3/fips180-3_final.pdf
SI  Binary Prefixes https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Binary_prefix
Signing and Checking Code with Authenticode http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms537364%28v=vs.85%29.aspx
System Management BIOS Reference Specification  http://www.dmtf.org/standards/smbios/
TCG EFI Platform Specification  https://trustedcomputinggroup.org/tcg-efi-protocol-specification/
TCPv4  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc0793
TCPv6 https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2147
TFTP Option Extension https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2347
TFTP Protocol https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1350
TFTP Timeout Interval and Transfer Size Options https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2349
The MD5 Message-Digest Algorithm https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1321
The Unicode Standard, Version 5.2  http://www.unicode.org/versions/Unicode5.2.0/
UDP over IPv4  https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc0768
UDP over IPv6 https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2454
UFS 2.0 specification  https://www.jedec.org/standards-documents/focus/flash/universal-flash-storage-ufs
Unicode Compression Scheme http://www.unicode.org/unicode/reports/tr6
Unicode Consortium http://www.unicode.org/
Universal Serial Bus PC Legacy Compatibility Specification, Version 0.9  https://cscott.net/usb_dev/data/devclass/usb_le9.pdf
Universal Serial Bus Specification, Revision 2.0  http://www.usb.org/developers/docs/usb20_docs/
USB Battery Charging Specification  http://www.usb.org/developers/docs/devclass_docs/USB_Battery_Charging_1.2.pdf
Wired for Management  http://www.intel.com/design/archives/wfm/
Wireless LAN Medium Access Control (MAC) and Physical Layer (PHY) Specifications  https://standards.ieee.org/findstds/standard/802.11-2016.html