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Updated TLS Server Identity Check Procedure for Email Related Protocols

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Alexey Melnikov
Last updated 2015-01-02 (Latest revision 2014-07-01)
Replaced by RFC 7817
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-uta-email-tls-certs
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This document describes TLS server identity verification procedure for SMTP Submission, IMAP, POP and ManageSieve clients. It replaces Section 2.4 of RFC 2595.


Alexey Melnikov

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