[gnutls-devel] removing compression

Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos n.mavrogiannopoulos at gmail.com
Thu Jun 22 15:53:50 CEST 2017

On Tue, Jun 6, 2017 at 6:21 PM, Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos
<n.mavrogiannopoulos at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>  As I dig into TLS 1.3 support where compression is no longer
> supported, I realized that keeping compression for TLS 1.2 or earlier
> would only cause problems by making complex code even more
> complicated. As TLS compression is already considered insecure, I
> would like to drop that support completely (an MR is at [0]), unless
> there are serious objections. If none, I'll merge that removal by the
> end of this month.
> [0]. https://gitlab.com/gnutls/gnutls/merge_requests/408


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