A message encryption scheme is described for the Web Push protocol.
This scheme provides confidentiality and integrity for messages sent
from an Application Server to a User Agent.
Working Group Summary
The document had consensus in the working group, but there was not a lot of activity. Based on mailing list discussions, there did appear to be thoughtful discussion on it.
Matt Miller was asked to perform an in-depth review with regard to the cryptographic content of the draft, and he only had editorial comments. The mechanism has been supported in Chrome since version 50, and in Firefox since version 44.
The document shepherd is Phil Sorber. The responsible Area Director is Adam Roach.