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RE: Single Key in Originator Information

From: Richard D. Brown <rdbrown@GlobeSet.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Apr 1999 11:46:55 -0500
To: "'Paul Lambert'" <plambert@certicom.com>, "'Joseph M. Reagle Jr. (W3C)'" <reagle@w3.org>
Cc: <w3c-xml-sig-ws@w3.org>
Message-ID: <005b01be8da8$e692e000$0bc0010a@artemis.globeset.com>

> This restriction on syntax is one of the reasons I'm pushing on
> differentiating the characteristics of a keyed hash versus public key
> mechanisms.  Keyed hash mechanisms require a Recipient Info
> field.  Public
> key techniques do not need to provide recipient unique information.

When you wrote "differentiating" do you mean being explicit in the
documentation or adopting different markup?

Richard D.
Received on Friday, 23 April 1999 12:46:14 UTC

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