Transport Layer Security (TLS) False Start, August 2016
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This document specifies an optional behavior of Transport Layer Security (TLS) client implementations, dubbed "False Start". It affects only protocol timing, not on-the-wire protocol data, and can be implemented unilaterally. A TLS False Start reduces handshake latency to one round trip.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.