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Re: Req for feedback? Add attribute to elements to defeat clickjacking

From: Nico Williams <nico@cryptonector.com>
Date: Tue, 7 Jun 2011 12:22:29 -0500
Message-ID: <BANLkTi=kN=u_ys23Z9z0MitBQ0oCiMBJ1Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Giorgio Maone <g.maone@informaction.com>
Cc: sird@rckc.at, public-web-security@w3.org
On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 11:31 AM, Giorgio Maone <g.maone@informaction.com> wrote:
>> Let's say we add an attribute (or CSS property) that will instruct the
>> browser that when hovered, they should appear over everything that
>> might be over them, and make it's opacity opaque.
>
> What about smart phones and tablets ("tap" devices) where hovering never
> happens? Not exactly a rare use case these days...

Oh, but they could have a hover gesture.  The lack of hover support is
most annoying [when reading xkcd].

(Seriously.)
Received on Tuesday, 7 June 2011 17:22:52 UTC

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