Re: Encryption and Security

Jay Glicksman (jay@eit.COM)
Thu, 19 May 1994 11:41:20 -0700


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To: ygoland@seas.ucla.edu
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Subject: Re: Encryption and Security 
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Thu, 19 May 1994 10:59:09 +0200."
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Date: Thu, 19 May 1994 11:41:20 -0700
From: Jay Glicksman <jay@eit.COM>

>I just read on comp.org.eff.talk that there is now a 'secure' form of 
>HTML that will be used for mosaic to run rsa encryption. Has the standard 
>for this been published yet?

The protocol that is being made secure is HTTP not HTML. A demo
version is being shown as part of CommerceNet. The authors are working
on a spec which will be made public but it is not finished yet.

	Jay