[standards-jig] NEW: Malicious Stanzas in Jabber (JEP-0076)

Mattias Campe mattias.campe at rug.ac.be
Tue Apr 1 22:06:46 UTC 2003


Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> Following on the publication of RFC 3514 [1] by the IETF, I have 
> written a JEP that enables Jabber applications to flag any XML 
> stanza type (message, presence, or iq) as malicious. The protocol
> is defined in JEP-0076:
> 
> http://www.jabber.org/jeps/jep-0076.html
> 
> As always, feedback is welcome.

Maybe strange feedback, but what is actually the purpose of this JEP? 
Why would clients want to indicate that they are sending malicous 
XML-data, if they know it, they can as well send the correct XML-data. 
I'm not in doubt of this JEP :), it's just that I don't get the picture :(.

regards,
Mattias





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