Re: Secure Origins and Strong Authentication

On Wed, Aug 20, 2014 at 5:41 AM, Jeffrey Walton <> wrote:

> I'm curious about what makes the authentications strong.

Obviously, the web PKI has its weaknesses, but we have to proceed in
stages. For the time being, we just have to get people using any
authentication at all.

We can imagine a scale, something like this:

anonymous ... plain web PKI ... pre-shared keys/pinned keys ... very
tightly-scoped key-pinning

Received on Thursday, 21 August 2014 19:32:20 UTC