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Re: Update to XML Signature 1.1 Editors Draft to reference Best Practices

From: Frederick Hirsch <frederick.hirsch@nokia.com>
Date: Mon, 1 Aug 2011 20:45:58 -0400
Cc: Frederick Hirsch <frederick.hirsch@nokia.com>, XMLSec WG Public List <public-xmlsec@w3.org>
Message-Id: <84F1C273-47C2-400B-8657-51708B342268@nokia.com>
To: ext Marcos Caceres <marcosscaceres@gmail.com>
Marcos

Thanks, this is an improvement. I've updated the XML Signature 1.1 and XML Signature 2.0 drafts accordingly.

regards, Frederick

Frederick Hirsch
Nokia



On Aug 1, 2011, at 4:41 PM, ext Marcos Caceres wrote:

> On Fri, Jul 29, 2011 at 8:41 PM, Frederick Hirsch
> <frederick.hirsch@nokia.com> wrote:
>> I have updated the XML Signature 1.1 Editors Draft to reference Best Practices in the Introduction, to address LC-2507.
>> 
>> http://www.w3.org/2006/02/lc-comments-tracker/42458/WD-xmldsig-core2-20110421/2507
>> 
>> Please review the change and indicate if any concern. If no concern is expressed on the public list by 8 August I will assume the change is ok, however positive feedback  (+1 to the change) is preferred.
>> 
>> The text in question is the last paragraph of the Introduction (section 1) and the corresponding reference:
>> 
>> http://www.w3.org/2008/xmlsec/Drafts/xmldsig-core-11/Overview.html#sec-Introduction
>> 
>> After this step is complete I'll do the formal steps to close the LC-2507.
>> 
> 
> Thanks for adding this. However, the single sentence contains too many
> ideas... how about changing it to:
> 
> The Working Group encourages implementers and developers to read
> <cite>XML Signature Best Practices</cite> [XMLDSIG-BESTPRACTICES]. It
> contains a number of best practices related to the use of XML
> Signature, including implementation considerations and practical ways
> of improving security.
> 
> -- 
> Marcos Caceres
> http://datadriven.com.au
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