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Re: Transition Request: Subresource Integrity to FPWD

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2014 13:42:32 +0100
To: Daniel Veditz <dveditz@mozilla.com>
Cc: "public-webappsec@w3.org" <public-webappsec@w3.org>
Message-ID: <tuboi9t1ot5g22ohp4fkhcac74lusjujmq@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Daniel Veditz wrote:
>We once tried to get this concept done in the IETF, in the form of "link
>fingerprints".
>http://www.gerv.net/security/link-fingerprints/
>
>Mozilla even had an experimental implementation
>https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=377245
>
>It got shut down in the IETF, with the suggestion that it didn't belong
>in URLs but should rather be done as document metadata in the W3C. The
>concept took a vacation for half a decade but that's where we now are:
>in the W3C at the request of the IETF.

I am not aware that the discussion moved past a -00 Internet Draft and a
bit of mailing list discussion among individuals, and I am not aware the
IETF has made a request as you suggest above. If there have been formal
proceedings attributable to the IETF as a whole, references would help.
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