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TLS

(1) See transparent LAN service.

(2) (Transport Layer Security) A security protocol from the IETF that is based on and supersedes Secure Sockets Layer 3.0 (SSL 3.0). Very similar to SSL, TLS uses digital certificates to authenticate the user as well as authenticate the network (in a wireless network, the user could be logging into a rogue access point). TLS adopted a more secure message authentication code (see HMAC) and added new alert messages.

The TLS client uses the public key from the server to encrypt a random number and send it back to the server. The random number, combined with additional random numbers previously sent to each other, is used to generate a secret session key to encrypt the subsequent message exchange. For more details, see SSL. See EAP and TLS.
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Why use TLS over JSON in RESTful, when DTLS is available?
However, DNS over TLS does not provide a be-all and end-all solution, because most DNS do not support this encryption protocol yet.
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With PCs and smartphones, the TLS cryptographic protocol, which employs public key cryptography, is widely used to prevent identity fraud, data theft, and tampering in communications.
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0 license which will include mbed TLS, Thread, and other key technologies toward the end of 2015.
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