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Re: Call for Adoption: Encrypted Content Encoding

From: Walter H. <Walter.H@mathemainzel.info>
Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2015 15:43:04 +0100
Message-ID: <565F0378.2010106@mathemainzel.info>
To: Cory Benfield <cory@lukasa.co.uk>
CC: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 02.12.2015 14:30, Cory Benfield wrote:
> (Allow me to quote myself from [1]: “Does this draft raise the risk that my user-agent will automatically execute malware? Sure.”)
this alone would be reason enough to destroy the draft;
> What I also said is that it reduces or removes certain other attack surfaces.
please be concret here, I don't see any reduction or removing of certain 
other attack surfaces;

> The reason we shouldn’t destroy this draft is because this draft 
> doesn’t “only helps increasing the attack vector”.
let it me say in other words; I don't see any feature which is new and 
we hadn't already before ...

so I don't see a USEFUL use case of this draft;

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