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Re: Moving forward on improving HTTP's security

From: Tao Effect <contact@taoeffect.com>
Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2013 10:14:21 -0500
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <D52591BC-5FCE-4D74-8FD4-98A41BC76667@taoeffect.com>
To: Stephen Farrell <stephen.farrell@cs.tcd.ie>
Thanks Stephen!

Email bookmarked for future reference. ^_^

- Greg

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On Nov 13, 2013, at 9:54 AM, Stephen Farrell <stephen.farrell@cs.tcd.ie> wrote:

> Signed PGP part
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> On 11/13/2013 02:40 PM, Tao Effect wrote:
> > Thanks Julian,
> >
> >> I agree that there are problems with this system, but addressing
> >> those needs to happen in a different working group.
> >
> > And that would be...?
> 
> #include <standard-answer.h>
> 
> That would be one that gets chartered as a result of a
> good proposal with a reasonable liklihood of resulting
> in success both in terms of RFCs being produced and
> getting implemented and deployed, and where there are
> enough folks with relevant clue interested. (If someone
> has such a proposal feel free to contact me or Sean.)
> 
> In the meantime there is the wpkops working group [1]
> who are trying to document the current web pki and how
> that differs from e.g. RFC 5280 and who could do with
> help in that. That's not really a pre-requisite to new
> web pki developments, but it would be excellent if
> such developments were based on the deployed reality
> (with all its flaws) as a realistic starting point,
> which is what the wpkops group are trying to capture.
> 
> S.
> 
> [1] http://tools.ietf.org/wg/wpkops/
> 
> 
> 



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