Code review request, 7188658 Add possibility to disable client initiated renegotiation
xuelei.fan at oracle.com
Thu Jun 27 16:51:15 PDT 2013
On 6/28/2013 6:44 AM, Brad Wetmore wrote:
> continued, I forgot this next part.
>>> 283: My initial thought was a no_renegotiation(100) warning, but that
>>> allows the client to decide what to do, rather than the server
>> No, we cannot. First of all, warning message is not very useful because
>> in general the sending party cannot know how the receiving party behave.
>> Secondly, it is the expected behavior to *reject" client initiated
>> renegotiation. It is the server who should make the decision, but not
>> the client.
>>> This TLS logic decision is not straightforward, so this needs
> And the above is what I wanted to see in the comments. That is, why we
> don't send a no_renegotiation warning alert. It's a subtle but
> important enough point that should be documented. I think we should
> open a separate bug to handle this. Just a couple of lines are needed.
What do you think these words:
"Please don't send a no_renegotiation warning alert. Warning message is
not very useful because in general the sending party cannot know how the
receiving party behave. The server side need to reject client initiated
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