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Re: WEBDAV Security

From: Jon Radoff <jradoff@novalink.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Apr 1997 17:58:53 -0700
Message-ID: <3367EACD.1E77@novalink.com>
To: -=jack=- <jack@twaxx.twaxx.com>
CC: Yaron Goland <yarong@microsoft.com>, Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>, "Henry Sanders (Exchange)" <henrysa@exchange.microsoft.com>, w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
> 
> I too am coming to the conclusion that ACLs need to be part of DAV, I will
> take it upon myself to put out a proposal by the end of next week.
> ------------------------
> Yes, I'm of the opinion  that if management and administration are the
> goal of this, then move, copy, security issues and access control are
> all necessary to provide a really usable/comprehensive infrastructure...
> 

I'm not so sure that ACLs should be included.  I think that the issues
surrounding permissions on a network are too complex -- current ACL
infrastructures are already falling short.  I think that permission
control on the network should be addressed in a separate context.

Jon
Received on Thursday, 1 May 1997 09:37:35 GMT

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