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Re: Security Use Cases - Very rough first draft

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 19 Aug 2016 16:12:51 +0200
Cc: Baldur Bjarnason <baldur@rebus.foundation>, W3C Digital Publishing IG <public-digipub-ig@w3.org>
Message-Id: <330B5F7E-50A2-40FA-9F85-38090BCDC8F6@w3.org>
To: Leonard Rosenthol <lrosenth@adobe.com>

> On 19 Aug 2016, at 16:02, Leonard Rosenthol <lrosenth@adobe.com> wrote:
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> Baldur – great starting place. Thanks for all hard work.
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> I did, however, make numerous comments and corrections to the document that I hope you see as an attempt to improve the document towards inclusion with our master work.
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> The biggest issue is that you appear to see a PWP as having no origin – and that need not be the case.  There are many ways in which a PWP UA could (and should!) ensure that every PWP has an origin regardless of where it is hosted/loaded from.

Does this relate to the requirement we did set somewhere else, that we expect a PWP to carry (eg in its manifest) a canonical URI?

(Caveat: my knowledge about security issues are, alas!, very poor, so this may be something else…)

Ivan


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> Leonard
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> On 8/19/16, 8:34 AM, "Baldur Bjarnason" <baldur@rebus.foundation> wrote:
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>    Security Use Cases - Very rough first draft
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>    Here it is on Google Docs:
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>    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1i8vm8cg5iqxWgpPFRR3Qae5loj-DWcrsbBUIf2IeGaU/edit?usp=sharing
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>    Let me know if you can’t access it and I’ll find another way to share it with the list or fiddle with the sharing settings on the document itself.
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>    It’s a very rough draft, half-baked, doesn’t conform to spec style or structure etc. etc.
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>    All of the links included are there more as informative references for context and will have to be turned into proper spec references or removed in a later draft.
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>    If the scenarios seem paranoid downers then bear in mind that my biggest worry while writing it is that I might not be paranoid enough.
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>    - best
>    - Baldur Bjarnason
>      baldur@rebus.foundation
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