High Assurance Re-Direction (HARD) Problem Statement

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This document describes several security challenges involved with the increasingly common practice of third-party hosting of applications, in particular the inability to know with a high level of assurance that the hosting provider is authorized to offer an application on behalf of an organization or individual.


Richard Barnes (rbarnes@bbn.com)
Peter Saint-Andre (psaintan@cisco.com)

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