Request for allocation of a new security type
jnw "at" realvnc.com
Wed Apr 12 13:08:02 2006
Please use security type number 19.
Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
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> [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com] On Behalf Of S. I. Becker
> Sent: 11 April 2006 18:18
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> Subject: Request for allocation of a new security type
> Dear Wez et al,
> Can I please request a security type be allocated for me to add an
> extension to the RFB protocol? I have implemented an encrypted VNC
> stream, which I am calling "VeNCrypt".
> The VeNCrypt security mechanism is based on Martin Koegler's TLS for
> VNC, but with only a single security type required within the initial
> hand-shake. If this security type is chosen by the client, a second
> round of "server sends list of (sub-)types / client picks one" occurs
> before continuing with the TLS as implemnted by Martin. As
> far as I can
> tell, this is exactly what Wez suggested up a couple of months ago -
> that was the intention anyway.
> Stewart [NutmeG] Becker
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