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RE: role="password" is not wise

From: Bryan Garaventa <bryan.garaventa@ssbbartgroup.com>
Date: Tue, 17 May 2016 16:39:20 +0000
To: Rich Schwerdtfeger <richschwer@gmail.com>
CC: ARIA Working Group <public-aria@w3.org>
Message-ID: <SN1PR0301MB198132AEF125690D869CDB0698480@SN1PR0301MB1981.namprd03.prod.outlook.com>
Yes, I do recall, I'm just passing this along as I said.


Bryan Garaventa
Accessibility Fellow
SSB BART Group, Inc.
bryan.garaventa@ssbbartgroup.com
415.624.2709 (o)
www.SSBBartGroup.com


-----Original Message-----
From: Rich Schwerdtfeger [mailto:richschwer@gmail.com] 
Sent: Tuesday, May 17, 2016 4:27 AM
To: Bryan Garaventa <bryan.garaventa@ssbbartgroup.com>
Cc: ARIA Working Group <public-aria@w3.org>
Subject: Re: role="password" is not wise

If you recall, we discussed this with the security people. The real issue is the secure page and the character echo of the actual rest rendered. The fact that we tell the AT that there is a password should cause them to render the actual text. Otherwise, it is a performance concern to do it all the time.

I see nothing new in Charles post.

Rich



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> On May 16, 2016, at 5:34 PM, Bryan Garaventa <bryan.garaventa@ssbbartgroup.com> wrote:
> 
> An interesting article that may have relevance on the discussion.
> https://jotter.jonathankingston.co.uk/blog/2016/05/16/role-password-is-not-wise/
> 
> 
> 
> Bryan Garaventa
> Accessibility Fellow
> SSB BART Group, Inc.
> bryan.garaventa@ssbbartgroup.com
> 415.624.2709 (o)
> www.SSBBartGroup.com
> 
> 
> 
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