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[widgets] viewmodes spec

From: David Rogers <david.rogers@omtp.org>
Date: Thu, 22 Oct 2009 11:52:13 +0100
Message-ID: <4C83800CE03F754ABA6BA928A6D94A0601E5EE82@exch-be14.exchange.local>
To: <public-webapps@w3.org>
Cc: "Barstow Art (Nokia-CIC/Boston)" <Art.Barstow@nokia.com>
Hi there,


At the last widgets call I agreed to ask OMTP BONDI members if there was
any feedback on viewmodes. We didn't receive a lot of views but one
thing I raised was that as far as I can tell, there is no text to cover
off invisible widgets or widgets of, for example height and width 1x1.
There may be a valid reason for someone to have an invisible widget but
there are still some abuse scenarios - for example, if someone created a
transparent widget that then maximises in front of your payment
application just as you go to enter your PIN or password it could be a
major issue.


I'm not sure that anyone has started work on any widget security








David Rogers
OMTP Director of External Relations 

Received on Thursday, 22 October 2009 10:52:49 UTC

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