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Re: Mandatory encryption *is* theater

From: Nicolas Mailhot <nicolas.mailhot@laposte.net>
Date: Mon, 26 Aug 2013 10:48:27 +0200
Message-ID: <341eb04bc5f4783f61d29adb27cc16ef.squirrel@arekh.dyndns.org>
To: "Yoav Nir" <ynir@checkpoint.com>
Cc: "Eliot Lear" <lear@cisco.com>, "Mark Nottingham" <mnot@mnot.net>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

Le Dim 25 août 2013 09:33, Yoav Nir a écrit :

> DANE allows you to use a self-issued certificate and register the key in
> the DNS.

DANE is still relying on a centralized system endpoints must kowtow to.
For most appliances that means it just won't happen (sorry). What they
want is some sort of decentralized discovery system like gpg or ssh.

A lot of countries still have no mandatory id cards but that's what DANE
is for devices.

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Nicolas Mailhot
Received on Monday, 26 August 2013 08:48:56 UTC

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