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RE: XSL Transform

From: Joseph M. Reagle Jr. <reagle@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2000 13:19:12 -0400
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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

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 UTC

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