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Re: [W3C Web Crypto WG] Rechartering discussion - Gemalto contribution

From: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 03 Feb 2015 18:11:11 +0100
Message-ID: <54D1012F.2050008@gmail.com>
To: Siva Narendra <siva@tyfone.com>
CC: "public-webcrypto-comments@w3.org" <public-webcrypto-comments@w3.org>, GALINDO Virginie <Virginie.Galindo@gemalto.com>, Ryan Sleevi <sleevi@google.com>, public-web-security@w3.org, Rigo Wenning <rigo@w3.org>
On 2015-02-03 17:49, Siva Narendra wrote:
> Is payments also an overkill?

Hi Siva,
Was this question for me?

 From my point of view

     "Secure AND Convenient Payments on the Web"

haven't taken a single step forward the last 20 years or so.

Given the importance of e-commerce these days it has rather moved backward.

So whatever the solution there will be, payments MUST be a part of it.
I guess Jeff agrees as well:-) http://www.w3.org/2015/01/banker_payments.pdf


> On Feb 3, 2015 6:02 AM, "Anders Rundgren" <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com <mailto:anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>> wrote:
>     On 2015-02-03 14:31, Rigo Wenning wrote:
>         Anders,
>         On Tuesday 03 February 2015 12:42:07 Anders Rundgren wrote:
>             Although I agree with what you are saying there's a problem:
>             None of the stuff you are referring to has ever been directly connected
>             to the [UNTRUSTED] web, they are always used with a trusted App + GU.
>         if everybody had already thought about it, my contribution would be noise. My
>         apologies if this is the case. This is a chartering discussion. If thinking
>         about the eGov use case is overkill, we should state that openly and move on.
>         I just want this to be a conscious decision. This enables W3C to respond if
>         asked by the various governments.
>     Hi Rigo,
>     eGov is definitely not overkill, the problem as I see it is that you cannot develop
>     things of this complexity without having a "team" dealing with the different aspects.
>     Fortunately there's an alternative to shoehorning legacy-crypto in the UNTRUSTED web:
>     https://lists.w3.org/Archives/__Public/public-web-intents/__2015Feb/0000.html <https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-web-intents/2015Feb/0000.html>
>     Best regards,
>     Anders
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