[Standards] LAST CALL: XEP-0224 (Attention)

Alexey Melnikov alexey.melnikov at isode.com
Sat Nov 8 09:41:37 CST 2008

Peter Saint-Andre wrote:

>This Last Call has ended, with no feedback received.
The document seems to be in reasonable shape, in particular it talks 
about cases when this extension should and should not be used.
One comment about the Security Considerations section:

> It is RECOMMENDED that only message stanzas containing attention 
> extensions from peers on the user's roster are accepted. Finer grained 
> control might be implemented.
IMHO, this is not a proper security consideration, as it doesn't explain 
the reason behind using "RECOMMENDED".

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