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Suppressing Intermediate Certificates in TLS

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Martin Thomson
Last updated 2019-09-28 (Latest revision 2019-03-27)
Replaced by draft-kampanakis-tls-scas-latest
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-kampanakis-tls-scas-latest
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A TLS client that has access to the complete set of published intermediate certificates can inform servers of this fact so that the server can avoid sending intermediates, reducing the size of the TLS handshake.


Martin Thomson

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