Re: Require authenticated origin for geolocation

On Sun, Sep 28, 2014 at 3:20 AM, Anne van Kesteren <> wrote:

>> May I ask why you did not suggest a similar 3-step plan of action for gUM?
>> It seems like an approach that can be adopted broadly within the W3C for
>> sensitive API’s.
> I have suggested they require TLS. So far it is taking a bit more to
> convince them, but I'm hopeful it will happen.

Strong Agree. getUserMedia and Geolocation are both great candidates
for secure/authenticated* origins only. We should draw up a timeline
for phasing it in.

* #include <debates/nomenclature.h>

Received on Sunday, 28 September 2014 18:53:46 UTC