Re: Important Question re. WebID Verifiers & Linked Data

On 21 Dec 2011, at 17:47, Kingsley Idehen wrote:

> I used to think so until Henry expressed questionable suggestions about URI handling that breaks the abstraction re. WebID verifiers.

I’m think it was actually Peter initially, but I could be wrong; Henry just revisited the issue, and took a safe (from a security perspective, if broken from a web arch angle) default position.

I’m not sure why that prompted this whole thread. Just saying “redirection (and indirection!) are a fundamental part of web architecture, we just need to settle on how they’re handled from a security perspective” would’ve been a perfectly decent answer to Henry’s question…


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