Is TLS 1.2 compression methods in client_hello a mandatory field?

Published: 12/08/2017
Is TLS 1.2 compression methods in client_hello a mandatory field?
Source: CRYPTO.STACKEXCHANGE.COM

As stated int he question, is compression methods list in the client_hello in TLS 1.2 a mandatory field (it is clear that it is mandatory in session_resumption, but not clear to me whether it is mandatory in the new session case)? Reference to the standard TLS 1.2, RFC 6246, chapter 7.4.1.2 (formatted): compression_methods This is a list of the compression methods supported by the client, sorted b

Read more
Related news
Comment