Re: [TLS] Thoughts on Version Intolerance

Hubert Kario <hkario@redhat.com> Wed, 20 July 2016 13:37 UTC

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Subject: Re: [TLS] Thoughts on Version Intolerance
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On Wednesday, 20 July 2016 06:24:50 CEST Watson Ladd wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 20, 2016 at 6:13 AM, Hubert Kario <hkario@redhat.com>; wrote:
> > On Wednesday, 20 July 2016 14:49:03 CEST Kyle Rose wrote:
> <snip>
> 
> > I think that implementing complex binary cryptographic protocols is simply
> > hard.
> 
> And what conclusion should one draw about TLS 2.0 (*ahem* 1.3) as a
> result of this realization?

we need what I'm already working on - a test suite (and a standard that
makes it easy to know what is the expected behaviour for an implementation, in 
all cases)

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Hubert Kario
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