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[Bug 22909] New: Needs non-normative Security Considerations section

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Date: Fri, 09 Aug 2013 20:04:23 +0000
To: public-html-media@w3.org
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https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=22909

            Bug ID: 22909
           Summary: Needs non-normative Security Considerations section
    Classification: Unclassified
           Product: HTML WG
           Version: unspecified
          Hardware: All
                OS: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: Encrypted Media Extensions
          Assignee: adrianba@microsoft.com
          Reporter: glenn@skynav.com
        QA Contact: public-html-bugzilla@w3.org
                CC: mike@w3.org, public-html-media@w3.org

A new, non-normative section on Security Considerations should be added to
address a number of concerns persistently expressed about EME, such as the
possibility that a CDM might execute active content.

A reasonable template for such a section is found in WebCrypto [1], section 5.

[1]
https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/webcrypto-api/raw-file/tip/spec/Overview.html#security

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