Trust Requirements in a Federated World

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TODO: This document outlines the requirements for trust in a federated environment, and enumerates the requirements for a trust infrastructure. It also examines existing trust infrastructures given these requirements and concludes that none fulfil all of the requirements, and suggests that maybe a new one is required that does.


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Rhys Smith (
Margaret Wasserman (

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