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Re: WSC-UI: use cases for cert pinning

From: =JeffH <Jeff.Hodges@KingsMountain.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Oct 2010 15:30:52 -0700
Message-ID: <4CBF6D9C.6020006@KingsMountain.com>
To: public-usable-authentication@w3.org, Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>
 >> In other words, is it your conscious intention in WSC-UI to limit
 >> employment of cert pinning to only the discussed use cases, or were the
 >> other use cases overlooked?
 > I don't recall that we discussed the other use cases in detail around
 > pinning.
 > Note, though, that "pinning" refers to recording state about security
 > decisions and re-using it later on; there is separate language about the
 > ability to override a warning, even in the case of an identity mismatch.

Ok, thanks for the info.

Received on Wednesday, 20 October 2010 22:31:21 UTC

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