Client Application Layer Encryption

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Author Benjamin Deutsch 
Last updated 2019-02-25 (latest revision 2018-08-24)
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The protocol for Client Application Layer Encryption offers organizations a method of securely providing users data with very few authentication steps. This protocol makes use of X.509 public key infrastructure and SHOULD NOT be implemented without transport layer security. The protocol described below helps to ensure that response messages may only be read by the intended recipient.


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