[Standards] Any protocol to request encrypted connections?

Matthias Wimmer m at tthias.eu
Mon Feb 5 17:18:49 UTC 2007


Hi Ian!

Ian Paterson schrieb:
>> Do we have any XEP, that allows a client to request, that a message 
>> is only allowed to be forwarded by a server using encrypted 
>> connections where the destination of the message has been authenticated?
>
> I think you'd probably want to negotiate an Encrypted Session 
> (XEP-0116 etc). Not everyone can trust the servers involved. Hopefully 
> that will become standard practice in the future.

No, that's not what I thought of/searched for. I know that we have 
different protocols for e2e encryption ... even one that is an RFC.


Matthias



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