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Re: Last call for Use-cases/Goals for web crypto charter

From: Brian Smith <bsmith@mozilla.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Nov 2011 10:00:23 -0800 (PST)
To: David Dahl <ddahl@mozilla.com>
Cc: public-identity@w3.org, Andrew Sutherland <asutherland@asutherland.org>
Message-ID: <1543426690.183380.1322244023490.JavaMail.root@zimbra1.shared.sjc1.mozilla.com>
David Dahl wrote:
> 2. LocalStorage encryption

Please be more specific here. Could a browser satisfy this use case by just encrypting LocalStorage all the time, automatically? Or are you expecting that the encryption key would be shared with the server (i.e. the opposite of the "encrypt file before sending to the server" use case)?

- Brian
Received on Friday, 25 November 2011 18:00:51 UTC

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