[ietf-dkim] [Fwd: I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-dkim-threats-00.txt]
fenton at cisco.com
Mon Jan 23 23:31:24 PST 2006
For any of you that missed it on i-d-announce, the next iteration of the
threats document is now available.
Comments, of course, welcomed.
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Subject: I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-dkim-threats-00.txt
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2006 18:50:02 -0500
From: Internet-Drafts at ietf.org
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CC: ietf-dkim at mipassoc.org
A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts
This draft is a work item of the Domain Keys Identified Mail Working
Group of the IETF.
Title : Analysis of Threats Motivating DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM)
Author(s) : J. Fenton
Filename : draft-ietf-dkim-threats-00.txt
Pages : 28
Date : 2006-1-23
This document provides an analysis of some threats against Internet
mail that are intended to be addressed by signature-based mail
authentication, in particular DomainKeys Identified Mail. It
discusses the nature and location of the bad actors, what their
capabilities are, and what they intend to accomplish via their
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