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Re: CfC: only allow authenticated origins to call getUserMedia

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Tue, 7 Oct 2014 18:04:17 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78ieHkNL34_uvFUZdqrOtZQ52jOB+XG5CKpb5kdVcWGSzw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Justin Uberti <juberti@google.com>
Cc: Stefan HÃ¥kansson LK <stefan.lk.hakansson@ericsson.com>, "public-media-capture@w3.org" <public-media-capture@w3.org>
On Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 5:59 PM, Justin Uberti <juberti@google.com> wrote:
> 2) this breaks real, existing applications, e.g. http://webcamtoy.com/

It seems they could easily move to use an authenticated origin, no?

> 3) makes trying/experimenting with webrtc difficult, e.g.
> http://jsfiddle.net, or http://localhost

Same for jsfiddle.net. localhost is already an authenticated origin.

Some short term breakage should not outweigh long term pervasive monitoring.

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