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DNS Queries over HTTPS

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Paul E. Hoffman , Joe Hildebrand
Last updated 2017-04-18 (Latest revision 2016-10-15)
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This document describes how to make DNS queries and get DNS responses over HTTPS. The main driver for this document is to allow clients who want to send DNS queries over HTTP transport to be able to do in a secure and interoperable fashion, regardless of the format of the responses. Comments on this draft can be sent to the dnsoverhttp mailing list at .


Paul E. Hoffman
Joe Hildebrand

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