A TLS padding extension

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual in sec area)
Author Adam Langley 
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2014-01-08)
Replaced by RFC 7685
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Proposed Standard
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This memo describes the a TLS extension that can be used to pad ClientHello messages to a desired size.


Adam Langley (agl@google.com)

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