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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.

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Received on Thursday, 10 January 2002 22:44:47 GMT

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