The long awaited draft on running HTTP 1.1 over TLS has finally showed up.
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Subject: I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-tls-http-upgrade-00.txt
A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts
This draft is a work item of the Transport Layer Security Working Group
of the IETF.
Title : Upgrading to TLS Within HTTP/1.1
Author(s) : R. Khare
Filename : draft-ietf-tls-http-upgrade-00.txt
Pages : 3
Date : 18-Nov-98
This memo proposes a mechanism to upgrade HTTP/1.1 connections to use
Transport Layer Security (TLS). Using an Upgrade: TLS/x.y request
header would allow unsecured and secured traffic to share the same
port (in this case, 80). A companion document describes the current
practice of using a separate port for HTTP over TLS,
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