IPP> SEC - New RFC on HTTP Security

IPP> SEC - New RFC on HTTP Security

IPP> SEC - New RFC on HTTP Security

Carl-Uno Manros cmanros at cp10.es.xerox.com
Wed Jan 22 18:26:42 EST 1997


I just got this in a message from the WEBDAV group.  It seems to be of
interest to our security discussions as well.


>To: IETF-Announce: ;
>Subject: RFC 2084 on Considerations for Web Transaction Security
>Cc: rfc-ed at isi.edu
>Mime-Version: 1.0
>Date: Wed, 22 Jan 97 12:13:27 PST
>Sender:ietf-announce-request at ietf.org
>From: RFC Editor <rfc-ed at isi.edu>
>A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries.
>        RFC 2084:
>        Title:      Considerations for Web Transaction Security
>        Author:     G. Bossert, S. Cooper, W. Drummond
>        Date:       January 1997
>        Mailbox:    bossert at corp.sgi.com, sc at corp.sgi.com,
>                    drummond at ieee.org
>        Pages:      6
>        Characters: 9022
>        Updates/Obsoletes: None
>        URL:        ftp://ds.internic.net/rfc/rfc2084.txt
>This document specifies the requirements for the provision of security
>services to the HyperText Transport Protocol.  These services include
>confidentiality, integrity, user authentication, and authentication of
>servers/services, including proxied or gatewayed services.  Such
>services may be provided as extensions to HTTP, or as an encapsulating
>security protocol. This document is a product of the Web Transaction
>Security Working Group of the IETF.

Carl-Uno Manros
Principal Engineer - Advanced Printing Standards - Xerox Corporation
701 S. Aviation Blvd., El Segundo, CA, M/S: ESAE-231
Phone +1-310-333 8273, Fax +1-310-333 5514
Email: manros at cp10.es.xerox.com

More information about the Ipp mailing list