Transport Layer Security (TLS) Cached Information Extension
draft-ietf-tls-cached-info-16

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Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (tls WG)
Authors Stefan Santesson  , Hannes Tschofenig 
Last updated 2014-08-18 (latest revision 2014-02-14)
Replaces draft-santesson-tls-certcache
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Abstract

Transport Layer Security (TLS) handshakes often include fairly static information, such as the server certificate and a list of trusted Certification Authorities (CAs). This information can be of considerable size, particularly if the server certificate is bundled with a complete certificate chain (i.e., the certificates of intermediate CAs up to the root CA). This document defines an extension that allows a TLS client to inform a server of cached information, allowing the server to omit already available information.

Authors

Stefan Santesson (sts@aaa-sec.com)
Hannes Tschofenig (Hannes.Tschofenig@gmx.net)

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