Using EAP-TLS with TLS 1.3
draft-ietf-emu-eap-tls13-07

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Network Working Group                                        J. Mattsson
Internet-Draft                                                  M. Sethi
Updates: 5216 (if approved)                                     Ericsson
Intended status: Standards Track                      September 20, 2019
Expires: March 23, 2020

                       Using EAP-TLS with TLS 1.3
                      draft-ietf-emu-eap-tls13-07

Abstract

   This document specifies the use of EAP-TLS with TLS 1.3 while
   remaining backwards compatible with existing implementations of EAP-
   TLS.  TLS 1.3 provides significantly improved security, privacy, and
   reduced latency when compared to earlier versions of TLS.  EAP-TLS
   with TLS 1.3 further improves security and privacy by mandating use
   of privacy and revocation checking.  This document updates RFC 5216.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
     1.1.  Requirements and Terminology  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   2.  Protocol Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     2.1.  Overview of the EAP-TLS Conversation  . . . . . . . . . .   4
       2.1.1.  Mutual Authentication . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
       2.1.2.  Termination . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
       2.1.3.  No Peer Authentication  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
       2.1.4.  Hello Retry Request . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
       2.1.5.  Ticket Establishment  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
       2.1.6.  Resumption  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
       2.1.7.  Privacy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
       2.1.8.  Fragmentation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
     2.2.  Identity Verification . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
     2.3.  Key Hierarchy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
     2.4.  Parameter Negotiation and Compliance Requirements . . . .  15
     2.5.  EAP State Machines  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
   3.  Detailed Description of the EAP-TLS Protocol  . . . . . . . .  17
   4.  IANA considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17
   5.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     5.1.  Security Claims . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     5.2.  Peer and Server Identities  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     5.3.  Certificate Validation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  18
     5.4.  Certificate Revocation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
     5.5.  Packet Modification Attacks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
     5.6.  Authorization . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
     5.7.  Resumption  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  20
     5.8.  Privacy Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21
     5.9.  Pervasive Monitoring  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  23
     5.10. Discovered Vulnerabilities  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  23
   6.  References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  23
     6.1.  Normative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  23
     6.2.  Informative references  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  24
   Appendix A.  Updated references . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  27
   Acknowledgments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  28
   Contributors  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  28
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  28
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