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RE: Screensharing - Application restricting whole screen

From: Hutton, Andrew <andrew.hutton@unify.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 09:30:31 +0000
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, Eric Rescorla <ekr@rtfm.com>
CC: Mathieu Hofman <Mathieu.Hofman@citrix.com>, Jan-Ivar Bruaroey <jib@mozilla.com>, Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, "Media Capture TF" <public-media-capture@w3.org>
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On: 25 November 2015 08:17 Anne van Kesteren [mailto:annevk@annevk.nl] wrote:
> 
> What prevents the user from sharing it via a different provider?

Nothing can prevent this apart from enterprise policy that requires employees to use particular applications and could potentially prevent them from using other providers. The point is that the enterprise will choose a preferred or mandatory to use collaboration application and that should be able to apply this policy.

> It
> seems if you want to be sure, you want to block it at the
> browser/OS-level.
> 

Yes if you want to be sure but that is very difficult to achieve and administer given all the different browsers and OS used. A simple standard browser API is the simplest way to do this and would meet the requirement.
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