[Cryptography] Encodings for crypto

Tony Arcieri bascule at gmail.com
Mon Feb 17 21:28:11 EST 2014

On Mon, Feb 17, 2014 at 10:42 AM, Phillip Hallam-Baker <hallam at gmail.com>wrote:

> My view is that we should try to converge on one data model for encoding
> data and the model that the industry has chosen is JSON. We can use JSON as
> an interchange format for any data that we can encode in ASN.1 or XML but
> it is a lot simpler

If you're interested in this sort of thing, you should have a look at JSON
Web Encryption:


...although I can't say I'm really a fan. It seems ugly to me.

Tony Arcieri
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