OpenPGP Authentication Protocol?

Hauke Laging mailinglisten at
Sun Dec 23 22:42:20 CET 2012

Am So 23.12.2012, 16:31:01 schrieb Daniel Kahn Gillmor:

> the ssh specification declares the use pgp-style certificates:
> but does little to indicate how peers should consider them for
> authentication purposes.

Is that different from "pure" SSH keys or even X.509 client certificates? Why 
should a session protocol define which keys a user should trust?

PGP: 7D82 FB9F D25A 2CE4 5241 6C37 BF4B 8EEF 1A57 1DF5 (seit 2012-11-04)
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