TLS Certificate Identity Verification Procedure for SMTP MTA to MTA Connections

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Authors Stephan Friedl , Tom Kaupe , Sriram Gorti
Last updated 2014-09-14 (latest revision 2014-03-13)
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This document describes TLS server identity verification procedure for Message Transfer Agent (MTA) to Message Transfer Agent connections in an SMTP email network, with specific guidance on identity verification steps associated with delegated email services. This document is intended to supplement the identify verification procedures described in [RFC6125].


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