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Re: Fwd: [Fwd: [IANA #628563] Request for MIME media type Application/Standards Tree - font-woff]

From: John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>
Date: Thu, 06 Dec 2012 11:14:23 -0800
Message-ID: <50C0EE8F.2020505@tiro.com>
To: public-webfonts-wg@w3.org
> These security considerations are *excellent* and are fine as-is. I'd
> suggest adding two additional items, but I don't insist on either of them:

> (a) A note saying that the format provides neither privacy or integrity
> protections internally, and if these are needed they have to be provided
> externally.

> (a) A mention of the private data block facility, noting that while it
> can contain anything compliant implementations are required not to
> interpret it.

These seem to me sensible additions to round-out our security 
consideration coverage.

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