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[Captive-portals] FW: [TLS] FW: New Version Notification for draft-zhou-tls-server-redirect-00.txt
I submitted a new document on https applications to TLS working group. And Benjamin Kaduk from the TLS wg thinks the work may be in the scope of capport. What do you think?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Benjamin Kaduk [mailto:[email protected]]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 20, 2015 11:34 PM
> To: Zhouqian (Cathy); [email protected]
> Subject: Re: [TLS] FW: New Version Notification for
> On 10/20/2015 01:38 AM, Zhouqian (Cathy) wrote:
> > Dear all,
> > This is a new document we have submitted on the TLS extension for server
> redirect. It aims to solve the problems in some applications, e.g., HTTPS
> > The "Hello Extensions" message is extended and a new TLS handshake packet
> is defined to support this kind of applications.
> > Your comments are welcome.
> I am not sure I understand the "overdue" use case, but the "web
> authentication" use case sounds like an ordinary captive portal; there's a
> proposed "capport" working group exclusively for handling captive portals
> (https://datatracker.ietf.org/wg/capport/) which might be worth visiting. The
> "overdue" use case might also be considered a captive portal, but I can't quite
> tell given the current description.
> In any case, it is far from clear that HTTP-specific issues should be handled at
> the TLS layer -- TLS is a generic secure channel protocol used in many
> applications other than HTTPS.
> -Ben Kaduk