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Eric Rescorla

Eric Rescorla is Chief Scientist of Network Resonance, Inc., a networking research and development company in Palo Alto, California and a recognized expert in the field of network and communications security.

In his consulting practice, he has led a number of research and development projects that combined communications security and advanced distributed systems for clients ranging from startups to Fortune 50 companies. He publishes widely in both academic and popular forums and his research has been reported in CNET, the New Scientist, and The New York Times.

Eric is also active in the standards process. He is co-chair of the IETF TLS Working Group and has served on the Internet Architecture Board since 2002. He is also the editor of the TLS and HTTP over TLS specifications, as well as numerous other IETF documents. He is the author of the standard text on SSL/TLS, SSL and TLS: Designing and Building Secure Systems.