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Subject: specification text question and editorial nits
the <Subject> of the encrypted assertion is the "identifier" of the subject of the enclosing assertion. Note
also that if the identifying assertion is invalid, then so is the enclosing assertion.
I am not sure what the role of this text is. Is it an implementation hint? I am specially puzzled by the last sentence --- I don’t see that it is implied by the remainder of the specification text.
Lines 1906 – 1910
The entity who presents the request to the authority and either authenticates itself during the
sending of the message, or relies on an existing security context to establish its identity. If not the
request issuer, the sender acts as an intermediary between the request issuer and the responding
I propose the following editorial
Line 1985 – double period
Line 2031 R/by encrypted/be encrypted/