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Re: Password Manager Support

From: George Staikos <staikos@kde.org>
Date: Sun, 16 Apr 2006 14:46:05 -0400
To: public-usable-authentication@w3.org
Message-Id: <200604161446.05823.staikos@kde.org>

On Friday 14 April 2006 11:13, Thomas Roessler wrote:

> I could imagine some work on annotations that could help take
> care of these sets of problems, and hence move form-fillers out
> of the area of second-guessing what sites want.  More reliable
> form-fillers could then be a useful contribution in mitigating
> those kinds of phishing attacks that attempt to get hold of
> online login credentials.

  How about moving forms out of the page content altogether and having them 
generated in some sort of browser-provided window?  Then we could redefine 
what is permitted and what is not, and how it is presented to the user.

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George Staikos
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Staikos Computing Services Inc.		http://www.staikos.net/
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