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Re: [Payments Architecture] A vision statement for the web payments architecture work

From: David Nicol <davidnicol@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 19 May 2015 13:21:22 -0500
Message-ID: <CAFwScO9p7aMW_bH2Ct8p62pE+ugR+pLn2Cuj-CJv7Z1MujxHXw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Cc: Web Payments IG <public-webpayments-ig@w3.org>, Web Payments CG <public-webpayments@w3.org>
there's "principle of least authority" that's a nice phrase

On Tue, May 19, 2015 at 1:17 PM, Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
wrote:

> On 05/19/2015 02:02 PM, Adrian Hope-Bailie wrote:
> > Personally I think some mention of security is necessary but if there
> > is a consensus that it is not I'll happily drop it.
>
> I'm strongly in favor of keeping the statement about security in the
> vision document.
>
> I understand what Melvin is getting at, but I don't think we can get
> away with saying nothing about security in the vision primarily because
> most other people won't understand the nuances of decentralized systems
> scaling security up as their size grows (e.g. Bitcoin).
>
> -- manu
>
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>
>


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