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Keying Material Extractors for Transport Layer Security (TLS)

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
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Author Eric Rescorla
Last updated 2008-02-29 (Latest revision 2007-11-19)
Replaced by RFC 5705
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A number of protocols wish to leverage Transport Layer Security (TLS) to perform key establishment but then use some of the keying material for their own purposes. This document describes a general mechanism for allowing that.


Eric Rescorla

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