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Re: Updated 9.2

From: Greg Wilkins <gregw@intalio.com>
Date: Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:16:14 +1100
Message-ID: <CAH_y2NHkmvvoomn9toVhX1AgX=Jv3hKft46FM27K42yO7ficsQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ilari Liusvaara <ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi>
Cc: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 11 October 2014 19:53, Ilari Liusvaara <ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi>
wrote:

> AFAIK, 9.2.2 with proposed modifications plus server operating on
> blacklist instead of whitelist is not fragile.


So long as the client uses a whitelist and so long as the server operates on
a black list and so long as the server can actually influence cipher
selection
and so long as it bans any cipher matching the 3 patterns you provided
and so long as cipher names never differ from those patterns and so long as
no additional patterns are configured.

I think you just defined fragile.

regards



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