[secdir] SecDir review of draft-ietf-tls-encrypt-then-mac

Paul Hoffman <paul.hoffman@vpnc.org> Thu, 19 June 2014 21:17 UTC

Return-Path: <paul.hoffman@vpnc.org>
X-Original-To: secdir@ietfa.amsl.com
Delivered-To: secdir@ietfa.amsl.com
Received: from localhost (ietfa.amsl.com [127.0.0.1]) by ietfa.amsl.com (Postfix) with ESMTP id 5EF961A041F for <secdir@ietfa.amsl.com>; Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:17:51 -0700 (PDT)
X-Virus-Scanned: amavisd-new at amsl.com
X-Spam-Flag: NO
X-Spam-Score: -1.347
X-Spam-Level:
X-Spam-Status: No, score=-1.347 tagged_above=-999 required=5 tests=[BAYES_00=-1.9, HELO_MISMATCH_COM=0.553] autolearn=no
Received: from mail.ietf.org ([4.31.198.44]) by localhost (ietfa.amsl.com [127.0.0.1]) (amavisd-new, port 10024) with ESMTP id wwcbJS2IPnpg for <secdir@ietfa.amsl.com>; Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:17:50 -0700 (PDT)
Received: from hoffman.proper.com (IPv6.Hoffman.Proper.COM [IPv6:2605:8e00:100:41::81]) (using TLSv1 with cipher DHE-RSA-AES256-SHA (256/256 bits)) (No client certificate requested) by ietfa.amsl.com (Postfix) with ESMTPS id B4F7D1A0316 for <secdir@ietf.org>; Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:17:50 -0700 (PDT)
Received: from [172.20.2.23] (63-146-242-187.dia.static.qwest.net [63.146.242.187]) (authenticated bits=0) by hoffman.proper.com (8.14.8/8.14.7) with ESMTP id s5JLHlsX087770 (version=TLSv1/SSLv3 cipher=AES128-SHA bits=128 verify=NO) for <secdir@ietf.org>; Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:17:48 -0700 (MST) (envelope-from paul.hoffman@vpnc.org)
X-Authentication-Warning: hoffman.proper.com: Host 63-146-242-187.dia.static.qwest.net [63.146.242.187] claimed to be [172.20.2.23]
From: Paul Hoffman <paul.hoffman@vpnc.org>
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii
Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable
Message-Id: <36309B69-3BE4-437C-B5D8-25EDC690838A@vpnc.org>
Date: Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:17:46 -0400
To: secdir <secdir@ietf.org>
Mime-Version: 1.0 (Mac OS X Mail 7.3 \(1878.2\))
X-Mailer: Apple Mail (2.1878.2)
Archived-At: http://mailarchive.ietf.org/arch/msg/secdir/Y-Kta4r1PvkmiYX9-AJ3CqZH76U
Subject: [secdir] SecDir review of draft-ietf-tls-encrypt-then-mac
X-BeenThere: secdir@ietf.org
X-Mailman-Version: 2.1.15
Precedence: list
List-Id: Security Area Directorate <secdir.ietf.org>
List-Unsubscribe: <https://www.ietf.org/mailman/options/secdir>, <mailto:secdir-request@ietf.org?subject=unsubscribe>
List-Archive: <http://www.ietf.org/mail-archive/web/secdir/>
List-Post: <mailto:secdir@ietf.org>
List-Help: <mailto:secdir-request@ietf.org?subject=help>
List-Subscribe: <https://www.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/secdir>, <mailto:secdir-request@ietf.org?subject=subscribe>
X-List-Received-Date: Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:17:51 -0000

Greetings. This document seems like a probably-good extension for TLS. The security considerations are short and to the point, and I could not think of any other significant security considerations to add.

--Paul Hoffman