Recommendations for Secure Use of TLS and DTLS
draft-sheffer-tls-bcp-02

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Last updated 2014-03-27 (latest revision 2014-02-13)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-sheffer-tls-bcp-02.txt

Abstract

Transport Layer Security (TLS) and Datagram Transport Security Layer (DTLS) are widely used to protect data exchanged over application protocols such as HTTP, SMTP, IMAP, POP, SIP, and XMPP. Over the last few years, several serious attacks on TLS have emerged, including attacks on its most commonly used cipher suites and modes of operation. This document provides recommendations for improving the security of both software implementations and deployed services that use TLS and DTLS.

Authors

Yaron Sheffer (yaronf.ietf@gmail.com)
Ralph Holz (holz@net.in.tum.de)
Peter Saint-Andre (ietf@stpeter.im)

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