Author alex
Recipients CristiFati, alex, christian.heimes, dstufft, giampaolo.rodola, janssen, pitrou
Date 2016-07-22.18:09:45
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I'm opposed to adding FIPS knobs to Python's SSL module for a few reasons:

- FIPS is a bad standard (which I'm happy to talk at length about)
- OpenSSL is regularly on the verge of dropping FIPS support ( is the most recent rescue from the brink of removal)
- It further ties us to the OpenSSL API, in favor of being a more general purpose SSL API.
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