[Security] TLS Certificates Verification

Jonathan Dickinson jonathanD at k2.com
Wed Aug 20 11:01:52 CDT 2008


> -----Original Message-----
> From: security-bounces at xmpp.org [mailto:security-bounces at xmpp.org] On
> Behalf Of Peter Saint-Andre
> Sent: Wednesday, August 20, 2008 4:50 PM
> To: XMPP Security
> Subject: Re: [Security] TLS Certificates Verification
>
> Jonathan Schleifer wrote:
> > ...
>
> > I don't see why everyone wants to use TLS for it, it really wasn't
> > designed for that IMO!
>
> Who cares, as long as it works?

End-to-end encryption and (potentially, if used correctly) mutual identity verification. Looks like it fits the bill to me.

>
> /psa
>



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