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Re: [W3C Web Crypto] Call for Consensus on removing algorithms from the web API specification -> 20th of October

From: Ryan Sleevi <sleevi@google.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2015 10:41:13 -0700
Message-ID: <CACvaWvbZ+ekz-Yna29mYZ+0zhf4pfXHpigkFizqP5fVe87azxw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Eric Roman <ericroman@google.com>
Cc: GALINDO Virginie <Virginie.Galindo@gemalto.com>, "public-webcrypto@w3.org" <public-webcrypto@w3.org>, Richard Barnes <rlb@ipv.sx>
Correct, and I believe Richard was looking at getting someone to implement
it for Mozilla 'real soon'; there was just some additional NSS API work
that had to happen before they could expose it to WebCrypto, and Firefox's
underlying cryptographic library supports it with one or two tweaks.

On Tue, Oct 6, 2015 at 10:32 AM, Eric Roman <ericroman@google.com> wrote:

> The meeting notes say that there are no implementations of RSA-PSS:
> > No implementations: RSA-PSS, AES-CMAC, AES-CFB, CONCAT
>
> Note that is not correct -- at least the Chrome browser implements RSA-PSS
>
>
> On Tue, Oct 6, 2015 at 10:20 AM, GALINDO Virginie <
> Virginie.Galindo@gemalto.com> wrote:
>
>> Dear all,
>>
>>
>>
>> Following our last meeting call, we decided to remove from the normative
>> part of our specification the following algorithms for not being
>> implemented in at least 2 of the platform tested : RSA-PSS, AES-CMAC,
>> AES-CFB, CONCAT, DH. Detailed discussion can be found under
>> http://www.w3.org/2015/09/28-crypto-minutes.html.
>>
>>
>>
>> This mail is a call for consensus to validate that decision.
>>
>>
>>
>> Anyone objecting to that decision should make his motivated point before
>> the 20th of October at 17:00 UTC.
>>
>> If this decision is endorsed, the algorithms descriptions will be
>> gathered in a dedicated Note.
>>
>>
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Virginie
>>
>> Chair of the web crypto WG
>>
>>
>>
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