[rfc-dist] RFC 7457 on Summarizing Known Attacks on Transport Layer Security (TLS) and Datagram TLS (DTLS)

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        RFC 7457

        Title:      Summarizing Known Attacks on Transport 
                    Layer Security (TLS) and Datagram TLS (DTLS) 
        Author:     Y. Sheffer,
                    R. Holz,
                    P. Saint-Andre
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       February 2015
        Mailbox:    yaronf.ietf at gmail.com, 
                    holz at net.in.tum.de, 
                    peter at andyet.com
        Pages:      13
        Characters: 28614
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-uta-tls-attacks-05.txt

        URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7457

Over the last few years, there have been several serious attacks on
Transport Layer Security (TLS), including attacks on its most
commonly used ciphers and modes of operation.  This document
summarizes these attacks, with the goal of motivating generic and
protocol-specific recommendations on the usage of TLS and Datagram
TLS (DTLS).

This document is a product of the Using TLS in Applications Working Group of the IETF.


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