From: Daniel Stenberg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Randall S. Becker" <email@example.com>
Cc: "'Jeff King'" <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
"'Daniel Carpenter'" <email@example.com>,
"'Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason'" <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
Subject: RE: http.sslVersion only specifies minimum TLS version, later versions are allowed
Date: Mon, 3 May 2021 23:09:47 +0200 (CEST) [thread overview]
Message-ID: <nycvar.QRO.7.76.2105032306580.30150@fvyyl> (raw)
On Mon, 3 May 2021, Randall S. Becker wrote:
> What if http.sslVersion=v1[,v2]... were supported, so there would be an
> enumeration of allowed versions.
That doesn't map very well to the options libcurl provide.
> The benefit of an enumeration is that you could force something like
> 3.0-fips if your environment requires a FIPS-certified version for
> communication. Admittedly this is a different use case than discussed above.
Yes, and as "3.0-fips" is not a TLS version at all I think it would complicate
matters in a wrong direction.
You can build libcurl to use use a FIPS compatible crypto library today, but
if you do then you still select TLS version using the same options like
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-05-03 21:10 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2021-05-03 11:56 Daniel Carpenter
2021-05-03 13:55 ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2021-05-03 14:10 ` Jeff King
2021-05-03 15:02 ` Daniel Carpenter
2021-05-03 20:46 ` Jeff King
2021-05-03 20:56 ` Daniel Stenberg
2021-05-03 21:01 ` Randall S. Becker
2021-05-03 21:09 ` Daniel Stenberg [this message]
2021-05-03 21:23 ` Randall S. Becker
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