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Re: delegation and passwordsInTheClear-52

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 27 Jun 2008 09:00:44 -0500
To: Mary Ellen Zurko <Mary_Ellen_Zurko@notesdev.ibm.com>
Cc: public-usable-authentication@w3.org, www-tag <www-tag@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1214575244.11021.403.camel@pav.lan>

On Fri, 2008-06-27 at 08:08 -0400, Mary Ellen Zurko wrote:
> 
> I'm confused. 
> 
> Why can't this transmission be SSL/TLS/HTTPS protected? I'm sure I'm
> missing something super obvious. 

I suppose it could. The first few times we looked at it,
the cost of using encryption was prohibitive. Maybe not
so much these days.

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Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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