Re: [apps-discuss] Webfinger

"Mykyta Yevstifeyev (М. Євстіфеєв)" <evnikita2@gmail.com> Sun, 20 November 2011 05:05 UTC

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19.11.2011 17:03, Eran Hammer-Lahav wrote:
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> 3.Are there reasons not to mandate HTTPS?
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I don't think the document should put MUST on using HTTPS.  RFC 6415 
specified that host-meta document can be located using both HTTP and 
HTTPS, and I don't see a reason to constrain this in Webfinger.  Maybe 
the spec. should repeat that both HTTP and secured variants may be used.

Mykyta Yevstifeyev