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Opportunistic Encryption for HTTP URIs

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Mark Nottingham , Martin Thomson
Last updated 2014-05-19
Replaced by RFC 8164
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Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-httpbis-http2-encryption
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This describes how "http" URIs can be accessed using Transport Layer Security (TLS) to mitigate pervasive monitoring attacks.


Mark Nottingham
Martin Thomson

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