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Re: Certificate Authorities under increasing spotlight

From: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>
Date: Thu, 24 Mar 2011 23:23:56 +0100
Cc: "'WebID XG'" <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
Message-Id: <83C5DD92-F1AD-41FB-A7C8-D9DE2CFD25E2@bblfish.net>
To: peter williams <home_pw@msn.com>

On 24 Mar 2011, at 21:56, peter williams wrote:

> Use DNS scopes, SAML scopes, or X.509 scopes, the politics is the same: vendor compliance of the security standard, correct enforcement of the control plane, authority recognition by CAs, and will to be governed by another (a policy authority) in a trans-national world.

By the way where in the book "SSL and TLS, Theory and Practice" do they speak of X509 scoping mechanism? Or where should I find information about that?

Henry

Social Web Architect
http://bblfish.net/
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