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Last Call Review of draft-ietf-morg-status-in-list-

Request Review of draft-ietf-morg-status-in-list
Requested revision No specific revision (document currently at 01)
Type Last Call Review
Team Security Area Directorate (secdir)
Deadline 2009-11-09
Requested 2009-11-02
Authors Timo Sirainen , Alexey Melnikov
I-D last updated 2009-11-11
Completed reviews Secdir Last Call review of -?? by Kurt Zeilenga
Assignment Reviewer Kurt Zeilenga
State Completed
Review review-ietf-morg-status-in-list-secdir-lc-zeilenga-2009-11-11
Completed 2009-11-11
I have reviewed this document as part of the security directorate's  

ongoing effort to review all IETF documents being processed by the  

IESG.  These comments were written primarily for the benefit of the  

security area directors.  Document editors and WG chairs should treat  

these comments just like any other last call comments.

This draft proposes an IMAP extension which saves the client and hence  

the server a bit of work in obtaining status information about  

mailboxes.  In my opinion, the extension does not add any significant  

security consideration to IMAP.

While I personally would have just said "This extension does not add  

any significant security consideration to IMAP.  See RFC XXXX for a  

generally applicable security considerations.", it nice that the  

author took the time to detail a (I think) quite minor security  


-- Kurt