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    SubjectRe: [GIT PULL] Load keys from signed PE binaries
    On Mon, Feb 25, 2013 at 03:33:12PM +0100, Florian Weimer wrote:
    > * Matthew Garrett:
    >
    > > I don't think that's a problem. Just put the original binary hash in the
    > > certificate before signing it, and extend the X.509 parser to refuse
    > > certificates that have a tag that's present in dbx.
    >
    > Why would Microsoft put a hash of something into dbx which they
    > haven't signed? Wouldn't this make them subject to a
    > denial-of-service attack on their platform if they revoke something
    > with surprising consequences?

    ? The entire point is that the key is in a binary that Microsoft have
    signed.

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    Matthew Garrett | mjg59@srcf.ucam.org


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