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Re: Screensharing - Application restricting whole screen

From: Jan-Ivar Bruaroey <jib@mozilla.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 13:32:22 -0500
To: "Hutton, Andrew" <andrew.hutton@unify.com>, Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
Cc: Media Capture TF <public-media-capture@w3.org>
Message-ID: <5654AD36.3010300@mozilla.com>
On 11/24/15 3:39 AM, Hutton, Andrew wrote:
> On: 24 November 2015 00:42 Jan-Ivar Bruaroey [mailto:jib@mozilla.com] Wrote:
>> Why does a well-behaved application need means to protect the user from
>> itself?
>>
> This is about protecting the users from themselves many enterprise collaboration applications have the option for the enterprise admin to create a policy such that users cannot share the whole screen to prevent the accidental leaking of information. I believe this is a commonly applied enterprise policy.

If the policy limits them to the well-behaved application only, then 
where's the harm? If not, then where's the protection?

.: Jan-Ivar :.
Received on Tuesday, 24 November 2015 18:32:52 UTC

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