Deployable Enhanced Email Privacy (DEEP)

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (uta WG)
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2014-08-16)
Replaced by RFC 8314
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This specification defines a set of requirements and facilities designed to improve email privacy. This provides mechanisms intended to increase use of already deployed Transport Layer Security (TLS) technology, provide a model for mail user agents privacy assurance, and enable mail service providers to advertise improved TLS privacy facilities.


Keith Moore (
Chris Newman (

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