[TLS] Consensus for AEAD IV

Joseph Salowey <joe@salowey.net> Fri, 24 April 2015 17:10 UTC

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Subject: [TLS] Consensus for AEAD IV
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The general consensus on the list seems to prefer to derive "IV" and use it
to make the AEAD nonce less predictable. Most folks seemed to be OK with
this approach.    In Dallas, there was significant support for using the
derived "IV" as a per session XOR mask for the counter.  If you have
objections to this approach please respond on the list by May 1, 2015 .

Cheers,

Joe