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Re: ACTION-349: verify that normative material from WhatIsASecurePage was fully incorporated in wsc-xit

From: Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Dec 2007 11:41:03 +0100
To: "Yngve N. Pettersen (Developer Opera Software ASA)" <yngve@opera.com>
Cc: "public-wsc-wg@w3.org" <public-wsc-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20071217104103.GP6548@iCoaster.does-not-exist.org>

I've aded ISSUE-145 on your behalf; it's copy & paste from this
message.

On 2007-12-09 22:00:00 +0100, Yngve N. Pettersen wrote:
> From: "Yngve N. Pettersen (Developer Opera Software ASA)" <yngve@opera.com>
> To: "public-wsc-wg@w3.org" <public-wsc-wg@w3.org>
> Date: Sun, 09 Dec 2007 22:00:00 +0100
> Subject: ACTION-349: verify that normative material from WhatIsASecurePage was fully incorporated in
> 	wsc-xit
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> Hello all,
>
> http://www.w3.org/2006/WSC/wiki/WhatIsASecurePage
>
> AFAICT, the following recommendations are not yet in wsc-xit, or possibly 
> not sufficiently covered.
>
>   #6/#16: all-EV site (or in new nomenclature: all-AA sites).
>
>   #12: Delayed security level change (mostly to upgrade security level, 
> despite unsecure loading). May be covered by current security level change 
> language.
>
> More radical proposals not included
>
>   #8: Forbid mixing of non-TLS-protected content in TLS-protected webpages
>
>   #10: Forbid unsecure->secure password submit by clients
>
>   #11: secure->Unsecure POST submits
>
>   #13: Treat https-part of URL as a security indicator (also, relevant in 
> relation to "Chinese whispers"-robustness, ACTION-347)
>
> -- 
> Sincerely,
> Yngve N. Pettersen
>  
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Thomas Roessler, W3C  <tlr@w3.org>
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