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RFC 7301

"Transport Layer Security (TLS) Application-Layer Protocol Negotiation Extension", July 2014

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7301.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Authors:
S. Friedl
A. Popov
A. Langley
E. Stephan
Stream:
IETF
Source:
tls (sec)

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Abstract

This document describes a Transport Layer Security (TLS) extension for application-layer protocol negotiation within the TLS handshake. For instances in which multiple application protocols are supported on the same TCP or UDP port, this extension allows the application layer to negotiate which protocol will be used within the TLS connection.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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