Request for Comments "Identity Theft Conference, Project No. P175400"
The solution is to quit relying on the utility of the connection to defend your data or to provide the sole protection of the data crossing that connection. The analogy is information highways are public paths for data, much the same as roads for cars. The highway builders do not have the responsibility to assure your cars run correctly, nor that the contents of your car arrive intact, nor the confidentiality of the contents of your car remains your own. Move from communications security to information security. Utilize existing, published standards to do so. ANSI/ISO/NIST Attribute based access control at the object level, enforced by cryptography It is your data, protect it. You cannot rely someone else to do it for you.