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A Method for Sharing Record Protocol Keys with a Middlebox in TLS

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Last updated: 2012-09-27 (latest revision 2012-03-26)
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This document contains a straw man proposal for a method for sharing symmetric session keys between a TLS client and a middlebox, so that the middlebox can decrypt the TLS-protected traffic. This method is an alternative to the middlebox becoming a proxy.


Yoav Nir <>

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