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How SSL (similar version) works?

Diffie-Hellman is the short-term key here, what about the long-term key? The various meanings of various elements used within the protocol aren't explained; my best guess is that 'pass' is a password ...
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The benefit of the shared key generated from ECDH key exchange protocol

In principle your could use the derived secret for encryption. But this has several disadvantages. It may leak information about the involved keys and is vulnerable by man-in-the-middle attacks. A ...
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