Terminology related to TLS and DTLS

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Purpose of this RFC is to provide a central place of all key terms as used by the various RFCs on protocols TLS and DTLS.


Jens Guballa (jens@guballa.de)
Juergen Stoetzer-Bradler (juergen.s-b.ietf@email.de)
He Bing (bing.he@alcatel-sbell.com.cn)

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