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Re: Some links on XMPP for Peter St. Andre's talk tomorrow

From: Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter@stpeter.im>
Date: Wed, 30 Sep 2009 10:54:51 -0600
Message-ID: <4AC38D5B.2010001@stpeter.im>
To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
CC: public-xg-socialweb@w3.org
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On 9/30/09 5:02 AM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 29, 2009 at 6:13 PM, Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter@stpeter.im> wrote:
> On 9/29/09 7:56 AM, Harry Halpin wrote:
> <snip/>
> Thanks, Harry, I'm looking forward to it! This will be more of a
> discussion than a formal talk, since I don't know what topics are of
> interest to the team.
> Two points of clarification...
>>>> security (see Off-the-Record [3])
> The XMPP community is *not* actively exploring the use of OTR as our
> solution for end-to-end encryption, instead we are actively defining an
> application-level profile of Transport Layer Security, which is already
> supported on a per-hop basis in all XMPP clients and servers. More here:
> http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-xmpp-e2e-requirements-00
> http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-meyer-xmpp-e2e-encryption-02
>> Looks good.  I'd be interested to hear about the current state of
>> incorporating X.509 into XMPP, and client support, if you have time to
>> cover it ...

I think we discussed that in the meeting, but feel free to ping me with
further questions.


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