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Re: [saag] [websec] [apps-discuss] [kitten] HTTP authentication: the next generation

From: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>
Date: Mon, 20 Dec 2010 11:06:32 +1300
Message-ID: <4D0E81E8.8010000@qbik.com>
To: Ben Laurie <benl@google.com>
CC: Phillip Hallam-Baker <hallam@gmail.com>, General discussion of application-layer protocols <apps-discuss@ietf.org>, websec <websec@ietf.org>, Common Authentication Technologies - Next Generation <kitten@ietf.org>, "http-auth@ietf.org" <http-auth@ietf.org>, "saag@ietf.org" <saag@ietf.org>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

On 20/12/2010 10:49 a.m., Ben Laurie wrote:
> On 19 December 2010 11:12, Adrien de Croy<adrien@qbik.com>  wrote:
>> Imagine if
>> everyone needed a client certificate to send any mail.  We'd have no spam.
> Nonsense. We'd just restrict spam to owned machines, of which there
> are only a few tens or hundreds of milliions, if we're lucky.

only if no-one revoked their certificate.

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Received on Sunday, 19 December 2010 22:07:10 UTC

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