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Re[2]: DNSSEC indicator

From: Chris Drake <christopher@pobox.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2007 20:48:52 +1000
Message-ID: <498859602.20070426204852@pobox.com>
To: Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>
CC: michael.mccormick@wellsfargo.com, ses@ll.mit.edu, public-wsc-wg@w3.org, kjell.rydjer@swedbank.se, <steve@shinkuro.com>, <public-usable-authentication@w3.org>

DNSSEC does not exist.

I don't see any top TLD CA infrastructure agreement breakthroughs on
any horizons, so I doubt DNSSEC is going to appear (excluding a few
minor/unpopular TLDs) in the next few years, and I highly doubt more
than a fraction of a percent of the internet would have it deployed
before the end of this decade.

Trying to get folks to install a DNSSEC indicator in a UI would be
like asking people to install a hygrometer in their cars: yeah sure -
maybe one day later this century when some cars run on hydrogen, it
might be slightly interesting to someone... but seriously...

Kind Regards,
Chris Drake
Received on Thursday, 26 April 2007 10:49:59 UTC

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