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RFC 5081

"Using OpenPGP Keys for Transport Layer Security (TLS) Authentication", November 2007

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5081.txt
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Status:
EXPERIMENTAL
Obsoleted by:
RFC 6091
Author:
N. Mavrogiannopoulos
Stream:
IETF
Source:
tls (sec)

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Abstract

This memo proposes extensions to the Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol to support the OpenPGP key format. The extensions discussed here include a certificate type negotiation mechanism, and the required modifications to the TLS Handshake Protocol. This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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