IPP> Re: PRO - Issue 32: Use of Basic & Digest Authentication

IPP> Re: PRO - Issue 32: Use of Basic & Digest Authentication

IPP> Re: PRO - Issue 32: Use of Basic & Digest Authentication

Larry Masinter masinter at parc.xerox.com
Fri Apr 9 18:37:25 EDT 1999


> So no matter whether we think it makes sense or not the overriding thing is
> to get an IETF standard

Paul,

The idea that it doesn't "make sense" to pay attention
to security considerations in implementing Internet
services is what led to the Melissa virus.

Regards,

Larry
 



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