RTFM specializes in expert technical consulting for difficult problems, with a particular focus on Network Security and Distributed Systems.

Eric Rescorla, the founder of RTFM, is a recognized expert in Internet Security and Distributed Systems. With Allan Schiffman, he was the designer of Secure-HTTP. Most recently he was employed at Terisa Systems where he was the principal author of the SecureWeb Toolkit. He is the author of SSL and TLS: Designing and Building Secure Systems (Addison-Wesley 2001).


USENIX Security Slides

If you're looking for Eric Rescorla's slides from the USENIX Security Symposium (2003):

Security Holes... Who Cares?
The Internet is Too Secure Already



A list of Eric Rescorla's publications can be found here.


Open Source Software

Eric Rescorla has written a bunch of Open Source software, which can be found here

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