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RE: Future-proofing VCs via multiple signatures

From: John, Anil <anil.john@hq.dhs.gov>
Date: Thu, 6 Jan 2022 16:20:59 +0000
To: W3C Credentials CG <public-credentials@w3.org>
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Manu>What this means is that it is now possible to not have to depend on one signature format, and instead use multiple to meet different needs. 
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Manu>Couple this with the new VC refresh feature, and you can narrow the window in which a VC might be vulnerable even lower.

REALLY interesting! 

Combining the multiple signatures + refresh appears to open up some very valuable options to consider when it comes to seamless, incremental upgrades over time.

Best Regards,

Anil

Anil John
Technical Director, Silicon Valley Innovation Program 
Science and Technology Directorate 
US Department of Homeland Security 
Washington, DC, USA 

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