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RE: XSL Transform

From: Joseph M. Reagle Jr. <reagle@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2000 13:19:12 -0400
Message-Id: <3.0.5.32.20000726131912.01987af0@localhost>
To: Ed Simon <ed.simon@entrust.com>
Cc: "'Merlin Hughes'" <merlin@baltimore.ie>, "'w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org'" <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>, "'ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk'" <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
At 12:21 7/26/2000 -0400, Ed Simon wrote:
 >XMLSig implementors are under no obligation to try to handle
 >data types that do not have well-defined c14n algorithms
 >associated with them.  To me that is outside the scope
 >of both the XMLSig WG and implementors.  And as I said,
 ><Transform> elements are really intended just for converting
 >XML input to XML output.

Additionally, under "See What you Sign" if the semantics imparted by those
formats are not well represented to the users, they have serious security
problems.

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Joseph Reagle Jr.   
W3C Policy Analyst                mailto:reagle@w3.org
IETF/W3C XML-Signature Co-Chair   http://www.w3.org/People/Reagle/
Received on Wednesday, 26 July 2000 13:24:15 GMT

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