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Re: same-origin assertions in the DNS (Fwd: [apps-discuss] draft-sullivan-domain-origin-assert-00)

From: Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 12 May 2012 09:43:44 +0200
Cc: Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>, public-web-security@w3.org
Message-Id: <B6B9A0B1-1FA2-477C-8052-A1F01C9CBB28@w3.org>
To: Andrew Sullivan <ajs@anvilwalrusden.com>, Gervase Markham <gerv@mozilla.org>
On 2012-05-10, at 17:48 +0200, Andrew Sullivan wrote:

> On Thu, May 10, 2012 at 04:08:16PM +0100, Gervase Markham wrote:
>> If the PSL were replaced by a worldwide agreement to encode the info in
>> the DNS, in a way which was harvestable to produce a legacy PSL and also
>> directly queryable, I think I might do a little dance of happiness.
> 
> One of the reasons I thought I ought to try to do something here is
> that something along these lines might just possibly get included in
> new agreements with gTLDs if we have something useful.  I haven't
> raised this with ICANN yet, because I don't even know whether the
> proposal could possibly be useful.  But if it seems even a little
> likely to work, then I don't think it'd be hard to get TLD operators
> to take this up.  Adding an RR to a zone file is way easier for TLD
> operators than to co-ordinate with an outside body.

+1, and happy to help on the ICANN side of things as well.
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