[Standards] xep-0177 - question about DTLS
stpeter at jabber.org
Wed Feb 7 17:21:17 UTC 2007
Robin Redeker wrote:
> I've been following the discussion about jingle here a bit.
> And I just read
> A question arised when i read section 4.1 (End-to-End Data Encryption):
> In order to secure the data stream, implementations SHOULD use
> encryption methods appropriate to the transport method; in the case
> of UDP, that would include Datagram Transport Layer Security (DTLS)
> as specified in RFC 4347
> Who is the server and who is the client in those connections?
> Is the server side the initiating entity? And does that mean
> that all clients which are able to init such a transfer have
> to know about DTLS?
> How is DTLS negotiated?
Good questions. It seems that I need to read up on DTLS...
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