[Standards-JIG] The Great Encryption Debate

Ian Paterson ian.paterson at clientside.co.uk
Thu Aug 18 14:38:02 UTC 2005


> > Just a simple PKCS #1 (RFC 3447) signature of canonical
> > (or base64?) XML and a Public Key ID (digest of 
> > RSA key) would work for object-based signing.

> My vote goes to S/MIME (or perhaps more specifically, CMS) 
> since it is compact, but xmldsig might be fine, too.  Both
> of these formats support multiple algorithms.

Multiple algorithms is good.

- Ian




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