This article is from the Secure Sockets Layer Discussion List FAQ, by Shannon Appel SAppel@consensus.com with numerous contributions by others.
Yes. Netscape, the host of the old ssl-talk mailing list, has
replaced it with a newsgroup.
The newsgroup netscape.dev.ssl is now available via two means:
a) from <snews://secnews.netscape.com/>
Note: snews is nntp over SSL. Supported in Communicator 4.x.