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From Issac Goldstand <>
Subject Re: Proposed: PKI Authentication for secure web access
Date Sun, 21 Nov 2010 08:14:40 GMT
lol.  In the meantime, it's still useful for implementation in closed
organizations where it's easy to enforce client cert policies (and easy
to use a CA model)

On 21/11/2010 10:11, Rob Lemaster wrote:
> This is good info. Thanks for your responses. So I guess the problem
> isn't that the functionality isn't available, but that it's hard to
> get end users to adopt it. This makes me sad. When I become Emperor, I
> will require all secure web sites to implement this functionality and
> the world will be a better place.
> -rob
> On Sat, Nov 20, 2010 at 8:59 PM, Sander Temme <> wrote:
>> On Nov 20, 2010, at 12:39 PM, Rob Lemaster wrote:
>>> Thanks for the link Issac. If this is already in Apache, why isn't
>>> everyone using it?
>> Because key management is just too freaking hard, and too much of a management and
support burden.
>> For God's sake, if we can't even get the Apache developer community to use PGP without
handholding, how would you expect the general public to handle this tech?
>> S.

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