[TLS] [Editorial Errata Reported] RFC5246 (4507)

RFC Errata System <rfc-editor@rfc-editor.org> Mon, 19 October 2015 17:54 UTC

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Subject: [TLS] [Editorial Errata Reported] RFC5246 (4507)
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The following errata report has been submitted for RFC5246,
"The Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Version 1.2".

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You may review the report below and at:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/errata_search.php?rfc=5246&eid=4507

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Type: Editorial
Reported by: Benjamin Kaduk <bkaduk@akamai.com>

Section: 7.4.1.2

Original Text
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After sending the ClientHello message, the client waits for a
ServerHello message.  Any handshake message returned by the server,
except for a HelloRequest, is treated as a fatal error.


Corrected Text
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After sending the ClientHello message, the client waits for a
ServerHello message.  Any other handshake message returned by the
server, except for a HelloRequest, is treated as a fatal error.

Notes
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A ServerHello received after a ClientHello should not be treated as a fatal error.

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RFC5246 (draft-ietf-tls-rfc4346-bis-10)
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Title               : The Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Version 1.2
Publication Date    : August 2008
Author(s)           : T. Dierks, E. Rescorla
Category            : PROPOSED STANDARD
Source              : Transport Layer Security
Area                : Security
Stream              : IETF
Verifying Party     : IESG