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Re: The "korean bank" use-case

From: Mo McRoberts <mo.mcroberts@bbc.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2011 14:48:02 +0000
Cc: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren@telia.com>, channy@gmail.com, "public-identity@w3.org" <public-identity@w3.org>
Message-Id: <A9CAAC69-0BEF-4835-8F30-50DAB86BF67C@bbc.co.uk>
To: "Richard L. Barnes" <rbarnes@bbn.com>

On 28 Nov 2011, at 14:45, Mo McRoberts wrote:

> Now, there might — presumably — be some variation on the theme where the HSM contains a private key whose public key is known to the relaying party, and *that* key is used to sign the newly-generated keys, allowing positive confirmation that the key was indeed generated on the HSM (because it won't sign keys which haven't been) — but I honestly don't know if any HSMs do this or not?

where I said “relaying party” I do, of course, mean “relying party”!

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