[kitten] Joel Jaeggli's No Objection on draft-ietf-kitten-sasl-oauth-22: (with COMMENT)

"Joel Jaeggli" <joelja@bogus.com> Mon, 25 May 2015 15:57 UTC

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Subject: [kitten] Joel Jaeggli's No Objection on draft-ietf-kitten-sasl-oauth-22: (with COMMENT)
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Joel Jaeggli has entered the following ballot position for
draft-ietf-kitten-sasl-oauth-22: No Objection

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SASL mechanisms using this document as their definition do not
   provide a data security layer; that is, they cannot provide integrity
   or confidentiality protection for application messages after the
   initial authentication.  If such protection is needed, TLS or some
   similar solution should be used.  Additionally, for the two
   mechanisms specified in this document, TLS MUST be used for
   OAUTHBEARER to protect the bearer token; for OAUTH10A the use of TLS

Can someone explain to me situation were intergrity protection is not
desirable (possibly rhetorical). it seems like it might be better to
clarify what the exception is and use a blanket must for everything else.