RFC 8449

Record Size Limit Extension for TLS, August 2018

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc8449.txt
File formats:
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 6066
Author:
M. Thomson
Stream:
IETF
Source:
tls (sec)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC8449

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Abstract

An extension to Transport Layer Security (TLS) is defined that allows endpoints to negotiate the maximum size of protected records that each will send the other.

This replaces the maximum fragment length extension defined in RFC 6066.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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