[Standards] Proposed XMPP Extension: Client Certificate Management for SASL EXTERNAL

Alexey Melnikov alexey.melnikov at isode.com
Thu Dec 4 18:16:51 UTC 2008


Dirk Meyer wrote:

>Philipp Hancke wrote:
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>>And it results in a certificate signed by an entity that the server
>>trusts.
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>Well, the server can trust the client with its own certificate. But you
>raise an interessting point: what do others think? CSR or the other
>way. Alexey already wrote that he prevers not to deal with CSR.
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I don't mind doing CSR and turning XMPP server into a full CA ;-), but I 
think your idea is simpler, so it would be easier to deploy.




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