Re: [TLS] Why is padding still actively being used?

Tom Ritter <tom@ritter.vg> Sun, 17 May 2015 18:33 UTC

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Date: Sun, 17 May 2015 13:33:05 -0500
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Subject: Re: [TLS] Why is padding still actively being used?
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On 17 May 2015 at 00:29, Ilari Liusvaara <ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi> wrote:
> Thinking about padding, I think there should be some sort of
> payload padding under AE, fro those applications that want to hide
> lengths of messages.

https://github.com/tlswg/tls13-spec/pull/147

I believe this had achieved rough consensus in the March interim.

-tom