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Re: WebID questions -- was: [dane] Call for Adoption: "Using Secure DNS to Associate Certificates with Domain Names For S/MIME"

From: Ben Laurie <benl@google.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2012 16:15:28 +0100
Message-ID: <CABrd9ST25UygfhvyN-1y6XKoaLCBHaVDvTW_Xc4R7CuXJGpRxA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Cc: public-webid@w3.org
On 26 September 2012 14:16, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com> wrote:
> On 9/26/12 6:14 AM, Ben Laurie wrote:
>>
>> Manually choosing one of hundreds of certs sure sounds like a problem to
>> me!
>
> It isn't [1][2][3] .
>
> I can make and destroy WebID watermarked X.509 certs. with alacrity.

You can. Ordinary users can't. This is my point.

>
> Link:
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> 1. https://dl.dropbox.com/u/11096946/multiple-certs-are-fine-1.png --
> example screenshot 1 from my keychain
> 2. https://dl.dropbox.com/u/11096946/multiple-certs-are-fine-2.png --
> screenshot 2
> 3. http://id.myopenlink.net/certgen -- a simple WebID watermarked X.509
> Certificate Generator (note: it will even verify your Cert using the WebID
> protocol at the end of the process) .
>
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>
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