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Re: Browser usability of Certificates

From: <henry.story@bblfish.net>
Date: Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:17:51 +0100
Cc: Mo McRoberts <Mo.McRoberts@bbc.co.uk>, "public-webid@w3.org" <public-webid@w3.org>
Message-Id: <84A9C2C9-2390-46EF-801A-4208D6F8E642@bblfish.net>
To: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>

> On 20 Nov 2014, at 21:04, Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>>> 
>>> Mo, could you drill down into the pain points, in order of what you see as the biggest, e.g. auth UI, keys across devices, lost keys, particular browsers, etc.
>> 
>> +1 that would be very helpful.
>> It looks like a big issue you have is due to Certificate Authorities. But once WebID removes that, what problems remain?
> 
> My guess is that the problems Mo referred to probably do not have much to do
> with CAs, but with the processes involved with issuing and renewing certificates.

I am interested in Mo's explantaions Anders, not guesses at what others think
his explanations are.


Henry


Social Web Architect
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