The Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Version 1.1, April 2006
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 2246
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 5246
- Updated by:
- RFC 4366, RFC 4680, RFC 4681, RFC 5746, RFC 6176, RFC 7465, RFC 7507, RFC 7919
- T. Dierks
- tls (sec)
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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]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.