ietf-nntp Re: WG Review: Simple Authentication and Security Layer (sasl)

Russ Allbery rra at
Fri Dec 13 10:38:19 PST 2002

Charles Lindsey <chl at> writes:

> Please explain to me what TLS is.

The current version of SSL.

> Whatever, I don't think it is customarily used with NNTP.

Yes, it is, for some applications.  Generally over a separate port,
although INN in CVS has some initial support for STARTTLS.

Russ Allbery (rra at             <>

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