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Re: Discussing security model of sysapps

From: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:21:03 +0100
Message-ID: <533AE76F.4060406@w3.org>
To: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>
CC: Wonsuk Lee <wonsuk11.lee@samsung.com>, Mounir Lamouri <mounir@lamouri.fr>, "public-sysapps@w3.org" <public-sysapps@w3.org>

On 01/04/14 16:22, Anders Rundgren wrote:
> On 2014-04-01 17:00, Dave Raggett wrote:
> <snip>
>> ...Where the highest level of trust is required, APIs
>> may only be accessible to pre-installed apps. Such APIs may only work
>> with a single such app.
> To me this level sounds like OS/platform APIs which ought to be out of scope for sys-apps.
>
> It would in this case rather be the app itself that could be subject to some kind of standardization like e-mail, browser, etc.
>
> WebAPIs should IMO be limited to externally supplied apps.

Such an API is being proposed by the Automotive and Web Platform 
Business Group for access to data made available over the vehicle's data 
bus. More details at:

   http://www.w3.org/community/autowebplatform/

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