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RE: Systematic access to media/plugin metadata

From: Leonard Rosenthol <lrosenth@adobe.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Apr 2011 07:17:12 -0700
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>
CC: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <D23D6B9E57D654429A9AB6918CACEAA98059A6002B@NAMBX02.corp.adobe.com>
Henri wrote:
> In order to maintain the confidentiality properties that browsers now
>provide, we can't allow metadata to be read cross-origin without *some*
>participation of the server that serves the image.

If I can read the image, I should be able to read the metadata.  Why would you need to restrict the metadata access if you don't restrict the image itself?!?


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