Media Type 'application/vnd.wap.sic' Details

Media Type 'application/vnd.wap.sic' Details

Basic Info
Media Type application
subtype vnd.wap.sic
Registered? Yes
See also WAP-Forum

Tags: (none)

File Formats: (none)


Name : WAP Forum Ltd.

E-mail : [email protected]

MIME media type name : Application

MIME subtype name : Vendor Tree - vnd.wap.sic

Required parameters : none

Optional parameters : 
charset and version

The charset parameter is the same as specified in [RFC-2046].

The version parameter indicates the version of the Service
Indication. The value has the format: <major>.<minor> - where major
and minor are integers. For example version=1.0 indicates version 1.0

Encoding considerations : 
Encoding of this media type follows the same principles as specified
for the XML media types in [RFC-2376].

Security considerations : 
As an XML format, Service Indication has the same security
considerations as specified in [RFC-2376].

Interoperability considerations : 
The WAP Forum Ltd. Wireless Interoperability Group (WIG) assesses
interoperability for all WAP Forum Ltd. specifications. See

Published specification : 
The Service Indication specification is available at

Applications which use this media : 
Any that conforms to the Service Indication specification.

Additional information :

1. Magic number(s) : 
2. File extension(s) : .sic .wbxml
3. Macintosh file type code : 
The data is Service Indication in Wireless Binary XML (WBXML)
format. The WBXML specification is available at

Person to contact for further information :

1. Name : WAP Forum Ltd., Wireless Application Group Chairperson
2. E-mail : [email protected]

Intended usage : Common 

Author/Change controller : The WAP Forum Ltd.