RFC 8997

Deprecation of TLS 1.1 for Email Submission and Access, March 2021

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 8314
Authors:
L. Velvindron
S. Farrell
Stream:
IETF
Source:
uta (art)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC8997

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Abstract

This specification updates the current recommendation for the use of the Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol to provide confidentiality of email between a Mail User Agent (MUA) and a Mail Submission Server or Mail Access Server. This document updates RFC 8314.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.