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Re: New Signatures Draft

From: Roberto Polli <robipolli@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2021 18:45:33 +0100
Message-ID: <CAP9qbHWTJoxdOJ85kRhfH0iLKtbispM5qgupseRJza5oH4sXbA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Justin Richer <jricher@mit.edu>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Hi Justin,


Il giorno lun 15 mar 2021 alle ore 21:12 Justin Richer
<jricher@mit.edu> ha scritto:
> We’ve published a new version of the Signatures draft:
>
> https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-ietf-httpbis-message-signatures-02.html

great work!


>  - Two headers, one for signature inputs and one for the signature itself
>  - Headers both use Structure Field syntax
>  - Signature base string generation mechanism uses Structured Field composition rules
>  - Signature now always covers the signature metadata (this alone solved about a half dozen reported problems, at least)
>
> It’s still a bit drafty, but it’s implementable: I’ve managed to implement the client and server side of this in Java, thanks to Julian’s Structured Fields library on that platform.

Could you link the repo svp?

Peace,
R.
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