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Re: Encryption and the processing model

From: Rich Salz <rsalz@zolera.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2002 22:45:42 -0500
Message-ID: <3C3E5FE6.7A7CB29C@zolera.com>
To: David Orchard <david.orchard@bea.com>
CC: "'Mark Baker'" <distobj@acm.org>, xml-dist-app@w3.org
> > I'm thinking that we need to require that the root element of each
> > header block be unencrypted.  In other words, the header "name"
> > and qualifiers (actor, mustUnderstand) MUST be visible.

I think that's too limiting. For example, a SET-like protocol where I
encrypt my bank header such that your bank can see it, but you can't.

I'd rather see us solve the problem in the documentation.

Zolera Systems, Securing web services (XML, SOAP, Signatures,
Received on Thursday, 10 January 2002 22:44:47 UTC

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