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Re: Chromium's support for CORS and UMP

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 11 May 2010 08:21:51 +0200
To: "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.vci2mp0564w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Tue, 11 May 2010 07:10:59 +0200, Nathan <nathan@webr3.org> wrote:
> exactly, but the current set up stops xhr from getting resources that  
> the could be retrieved from site A with wget - with an inverted model  
> all the issues would disappear, leaving only one issue; namely informing  
> sys admins that they must protected their resources that need protected  
> - and this is their job after all.

I'm sorry, but no, we cannot inform all sys admins all over the world and  
hope they do the right thing. Inverting the model puts the user's data at  
terrible risk. It is not going to happen.


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