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Re: Proposed work item: WebKMS

From: Oliver Terbu <oliver.terbu@consensys.net>
Date: Sat, 23 Nov 2019 17:51:51 +0100
Message-ID: <CALu3yZLgPo3cctKacE17uHk8KhZrCrBb+TqdRNrTuPw6JVCz6g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Cc: W3C Credentials CG <public-credentials@w3.org>
How would the WebKMS work relate to the Cloud Signature Consortium:
https://cloudsignatureconsortium.org/ /
https://cloudsignatureconsortium.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/CSC_API_V1_1.0.4.0.pdf
?
Seems like there is a lot of overlap!

Oliver

On Sat, Nov 23, 2019 at 5:39 PM Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
wrote:

> Cryptographic authentication systems enable machines, individuals, and
> organizations to more securely interact with one another. These systems
> often use public-private key cryptography or encryption mechanisms in
> order to manage cryptographic material as well as operations utilizing
> that material. This specification provides a common data model and
> interface for interacting with these systems enabling one to perform
> secure cryptographic operations such as keypair creation, wrapping and
> unwrapping, signing, encrypting, and decrypting.
>
> https://digitalbazaar.github.io/webkms/
>
> At this time, we are seeking another implementer that is willing to
> collaborate on maturing remote key management on the Web and be a
> co-sponsor/editor on the specification.
>
> The request to add this as a work item to the CCG is here:
>
> https://github.com/w3c-ccg/community/issues/99
>
> -- manu
>
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> Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny)
> Founder/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
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