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RFC 4346

"The Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Version 1.1", April 2006

Canonical URL:
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Obsoletes:
RFC 2246
Obsoleted by:
RFC 5246
Updated by:
RFC 4366, RFC 4680, RFC 4681, RFC 5746, RFC 6176
Authors:
T. Dierks
E. Rescorla
Stream:
IETF
Source:
tls (sec)

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Abstract

This document specifies Version 1.1 of the Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol. The TLS protocol provides communications security over the Internet. The protocol allows client/server applications to communicate in a way that is designed to prevent eavesdropping, tampering, or message forgery. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


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