Exported Authenticators in TLS

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (candidate for tls WG)
Author Nick Sullivan 
Last updated 2017-04-14 (latest revision 2017-03-13)
Replaced by draft-ietf-tls-exported-authenticator
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
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Stream WG state Call For Adoption By WG Issued
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-tls-exported-authenticator
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This document describes a mechanism in Transport Layer Security (TLS) to provide an exportable proof of ownership of a certificate that can be transmitted out of band and verified by the other party.


Nick Sullivan (nick@cloudflare.com)

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