Fwd: W3C Acknowledged Submission: XML Key Management Specification (XKMS)

>... This submission will be referred to the attention of the XML Protocol, 
>the XML Signature, and the XML Encryption Working Groups' email lists for 
>the reasons stated above. This submission may also be of interest to 
>participants of the upcoming Workshop on Web Services.

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>This message is to inform you of the Director's Acknowledgment of
>the following Submission Request:
>         XML Key Management Specification (XKMS)
>         30 March 2001
>         Authors:
>                 Warwick Ford, VeriSign
>                 Phillip Hallam-Baker, VeriSign
>                 Barbara Fox, Microsoft
>                 Blair Dillaway, Microsoft
>                 Brian LaMacchia, Microsoft
>                 Jeremy Epstein, webMethods
>                 Joe Lapp, webMethods
>The complete Submission Request, including the submitted materials and
>specification, is publicly available at:
>         http://www.w3.org/Submission/2001/08/
>The W3C Team comment is located at
>         http://www.w3.org/Submission/2001/08/Comment
>         This document specifies protocols for distributing and
>         registering public keys, suitable for use in conjunction
>         with the proposed standard for XML Signature [XML-SIG]
>         developed by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and the
>         Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) and an anticipated
>         companion standard for XML encryption.  The XML Key
>         Management Specification (XKMS) comprises two parts --
>         the XML Key Information Service Specification (X-KISS) and
>         the XML Key Registration Service Specification (X-KRSS).
>The W3C Contact for this Submission is Joseph Reagle <reagle@w3.org>.
>Section 8.3 (Acknowledgment of a Submission request) of the W3C
>Process Document explains the significance of the Director's
>acknowledgment, at:
>         Publication of a Note by W3C does not imply endorsement
>         by W3C, including the W3C Team or Membership.
>         The acknowledgment of a Submission request does not
>         imply that any action will be taken by W3C. It merely
>         records publicly that the Submission request has been
>         made by the Submitter. Documents that are part of an
>         acknowledged Submission request may not be referred to
>         as "work in progress" of the W3C.
>A listing of all acknowledged Submissions can be found at
>         http://www.w3.org/Submission/
>For Tim Berners-Lee, W3C Director;
>Janet Daly, Head of Communications
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Joseph Reagle Jr.                 http://www.w3.org/People/Reagle/
W3C Policy Analyst                mailto:reagle@w3.org
IETF/W3C XML-Signature Co-Chair   http://www.w3.org/Signature
W3C XML Encryption Chair          http://www.w3.org/Encryption/2001/

Received on Friday, 30 March 2001 17:35:58 UTC