Re: [TLS] draft-ietf-tls-curve25519-01: Is public key validation necessary or helpful?

"Blumenthal, Uri - 0553 - MITLL" <uri@ll.mit.edu> Thu, 31 December 2015 20:17 UTC

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I think Watson made a good point about "omittable checks". ‎If an implementation A "omits" this mechanism, it should fail session establishment.

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Subject: Re: [TLS] draft-ietf-tls-curve25519-01: Is public key validation necessary or helpful?