Ballot Details: Approve submitting PKCS #11 Cryptographic Token Interface Current Mechanisms Specification V2.40 as a Candidate OASIS Standard (CLOSED)

Ballot Question Do you approve submitting PKCS #11 Cryptographic Token Interface Current Mechanisms Specification V2.40 [1] with Designated Cross Reference changes [2] to the membership for consideration as a COS?
Ballot Description The PKCS #11 Cryptographic Token Interface Current Mechanisms Specification Version 2.40 was approved as a Committee Specification on 16 November 2014. The TC has received 4 Statements of Use from Cryptsoft, Feitian, P6R and Thales [3]. Do you now approve submitting PKCS #11 Cryptographic Token Interface Current Mechanisms Specification Version 2.40 to the OASIS membership for consideration as a Candidate OASIS Standard?

Approving this ballot will result in a 60-day public review after which, if no comments are received, the COS will be submitted to a membership-wide ballot. If comments are received, the TC will be asked to vote by Special Majority Ballot on whether to continue to the membership vote. This is explained in TC Process section 3.4.2, Public Review of a Candidate OASIS Standard [4].

This ballot requires a Special Majority Vote [5]. The TC roster currently lists 20 voting members. In order to pass, at least 14 (2/3 x 20) members have to vote Yes and no more than 5 (1/4 x 20) members may vote No.

[1] URI to the Committee Specification:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/pkcs11/pkcs11-curr/v2.40/pkcs11-curr-v2.40.html

[2] Designated Cross Reference changes:

PKCS #11 Cryptographic Token Interface Base Specification Version 2.40,
16-Nov-2014, OASIS Committee Specification 02, http://docs.oasis-open.org/pkcs11/pkcs11-base/v2.40/cs02/pkcs11-base-v2.40-cs02.doc

PKCS #11 Cryptographic Token Interface Profiles Version 2.40, 16-Sep-2014,
OASIS Committee Specification 01, http://docs.oasis-open.org/pkcs11/pkcs11-profiles/v2.40/cs01/pkcs11-profiles-v2.40-cs01.doc

PKCS #11 Cryptographic Token Interface Historical Mechanisms Specification
Version 2.40, 16-Nov-2014, OASIS Committee Specification 02,
http://docs.oasis-open.org/pkcs11/pkcs11-hist/v2.40/cs02/pkcs11-hist-v2.40-cs02.doc

PKCS #11 Cryptographic Token Interface Usage Guide Version 2.40, 16-Sep-2014,
OASIS Committee Note 02, http://docs.oasis-open.org/pkcs11/pkcs11-ug/v2.40/cnd02/pkcs11-ug-v2.40-cnd02.doc

[3] Links to Statements of Use

Cryptsoft Pty Ltd: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/download.php/54584/PKCS11-SOU-Cryptsoft-19-Nov-2014-final.pdf

Feitian Technologies Co., Ltd.: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/download.php/54590/PKCS11-SOU-Feitian-20-November-2014-final.pdf

P6R Inc.: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/download.php/54606/PKCS11-SOU-P6R-23-NOV-2014-final.pdf

Thales e-Security, Inc.: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/download.php/54657/PKCS11-SOU-Thales-e-Security-01-Dec-2014.pdf

[3] http://www.oasis-open.org/policies-guidelines/tc-process#OASISstandard

[4] Special Majority Vote: http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/process-2010-07-28.php#dSpecialMajority
Ballot Options
VOTING CLOSED: Tuesday, 23 December 2014 @ 11:59 pm UTC
Yes 16 100
No 0 0
Abstain 0
Open Date Wednesday, 17 December 2014 @ 12:00 am UTC
Close Date Tuesday, 23 December 2014 @ 11:59 pm UTC
Ballot Type Official, as defined by organization policies and procedures

Voting Statistics

Number of votes cast (excluding abstentions) 16
Eligible members who have voted 16 of 20 80%
Eligible members who have not voted 4 of 20 20%

Voting Summary by Option

Options with highest number of votes are bold
Option # Votes % of Total
Yes 16 100%
No 0 0%
Abstain 0

Voting Details

Voter Name Company Vote * Time (UTC) Comments
* Cox, Tony Cryptsoft Pty Ltd. Yes 2014-12-17 01:01:00
* Fenwick, Valerie Oracle Yes 2014-12-22 19:40:00
* Gleeson, Susan Oracle Yes 2014-12-17 13:35:00
* Griffin, Robert EMC Yes 2014-12-17 13:23:00
* Hudson, Tim Cryptsoft Pty Ltd. Yes 2014-12-18 05:09:00
* Janssen, Gershon Individual Yes 2014-12-17 16:35:00
* Joseph, Mark P6R, Inc Yes 2014-12-17 16:02:00
* Kurktchi-Nimeh, Dina Oracle Yes 2014-12-22 19:43:00
* Leiseboer, John QuintessenceLabs Pty Ltd. Yes 2014-12-17 01:11:00
* Powers, Mark Oracle Yes 2014-12-17 16:28:00
* Scarpino, Anthony Oracle Yes 2014-12-19 16:06:00
* So, Oscar Oracle Yes 2014-12-17 18:53:00
* Steel, Graham Cryptosense Yes 2014-12-17 13:39:00
* Susoy, Jim P6R, Inc Yes 2014-12-18 01:15:00
* Walter, Stef Red Hat Yes 2014-12-17 20:18:00
* Zdunkiewicz, Magda Cryptsoft Pty Ltd. Yes 2014-12-18 05:09:00
* Gossel, Sven Charismathics Inc. --
* Grojean, Paul Individual --
* Relyea, Robert Red Hat --
* Temme, Sander Thales e-Security --