[Openid-specs-ab] Messages dynamic OP MTI: Clarify "bare" keys

Justin Richer jricher at mitre.org
Tue Jul 2 19:46:50 UTC 2013


I think the problem is that JWK can now represent keys as certificate 
chains using the X509 embedded format, as well as just bare keys. Might 
be a good editorial change for Final to have it say both "JWK" and "bare 
keys" just to be explicit.

  -- Justin

On 07/02/2013 03:39 PM, Vladimir Dzhuvinov / NimbusDS wrote:
> Hi guys,
>
> '''
> Public Keys Published as Bare Keys
>      These OPs MUST publish their public keys as bare keys, rather than
> in X.509 format.
> '''
>
> I think we could make the spec a bit more precise here by using the term
> JSON Web Keys (JWK) instead of "bare keys".
>
> Cheers,
>
> Vladimir
>
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