Updated TLS Server Identity Check Procedure for Email Related Protocols

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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 (alexey.melnikov@isode.com)

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