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RE: DNSSEC indicator

From: <sthomas2@ups.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2007 07:37:23 -0400
Message-ID: <609F31D8D4D98347A83DCBDE52D3EB9C017244E6@gaalpsvr02b5.us.ups.com>
To: <public-usable-authentication@w3.org>


Who "types in" URLs anymore? (The answers of security professionals,
such as those folks on this list, don't count.)

If DNSSEC indicates that the client has correctly resolved the domain
name of, say,
www.microsOft.com, so what?

-----Original Message-----
From: public-usable-authentication-request@w3.org
[mailto:public-usable-authentication-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Dan
Schutzer
Sent: Thursday, 26 April 2007 6:04 AM
To: 'Thomas Roessler'; michael.mccormick@wellsfargo.com
Cc: ses@ll.mit.edu; public-wsc-wg@w3.org; kjell.rydjer@swedbank.se;
steve@shinkuro.com; public-usable-authentication@w3.org; 'Dan Schutzer'
Subject: RE: DNSSEC indicator

[...] it
indicates that they are at the correct web site (the site belonging to
the
url they typed in)
[...]
Received on Thursday, 26 April 2007 11:37:47 GMT

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