IPP Mail Archive: IPP> I-D ACTION:draft-hoffman-smtp-ssl-06.txt

IPP Mail Archive: IPP> I-D ACTION:draft-hoffman-smtp-ssl-06.txt

IPP> I-D ACTION:draft-hoffman-smtp-ssl-06.txt

Carl-Uno Manros (cmanros@cp10.es.xerox.com)
Tue, 28 Apr 1998 11:09:40 PDT

There is a new draft out on using TLS with SMTP. This might actually ccome
in handy for our IPP Notifications document.


>To: IETF-Announce:;
>From: Internet-Drafts@ietf.org
>Reply-to: Internet-Drafts@ietf.org
>Subject: I-D ACTION:draft-hoffman-smtp-ssl-06.txt
>Date: Tue, 28 Apr 1998 07:11:47 PDT
>Sender: cclark@cnri.reston.va.us
>A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts
> Title : SMTP Service Extension for Secure SMTP over TLS
> Author(s) : P. Hoffman
> Filename : draft-hoffman-smtp-ssl-06.txt
> Pages : 4
> Date : 27-Apr-98
>This document describes an extension to the SMTP service that allows an
>SMTP server and client to use transport-layer security to provide private,
>authenticated communication over the Internet. This gives SMTP agents the
>ability to protect some or all of their communications from eavesdroppers
>and attackers.
>Internet-Drafts are available by anonymous FTP. Login with the username
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> "get draft-hoffman-smtp-ssl-06.txt".
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Carl-Uno Manros
Principal Engineer - Advanced Printing Standards - Xerox Corporation
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Email: manros@cp10.es.xerox.com