[OGSA-AUTHZ] SAML AuthZ Service / Web Services Security X.509 Certificate Token Profile
mlorch at vt.edu
Sat Jan 22 07:37:29 CST 2005
> > the SAML AuthZ Service document in section 6.1 requires us to
> > use the Web Services Security X.509 Certificate Token Profile
> > to encode certificate paths. I have been keeping my eyes open
> > for an implementation of this standard for the last few months
> > with no success.
> This isn't technically correct as the encoding of the certificate
> chain is a SHOULD not a MUST.
agreed, this was careless wording on my part.
> I just checked with Rachana and GT does not include the
> SubjectConfirmation element, so no help there.
Yes, I am aware of that. The format in the WS standard is
rather elaborate. I was hoping some other work in the
community has solved this. There's gotta be somebody who's
moving X.509 certificates in an XML format, any XML format :)
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