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RE: W3C Web Security IG - a new work about deleting data

From: Simon Rice <Simon.Rice@ico.org.uk>
Date: Tue, 21 Jul 2015 16:08:50 +0000
To: Christine Runnegar <runnegar@isoc.org>, "public-privacy (W3C mailing list)" <public-privacy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <9D1535D2FA243542B494304979903BE8BFD3D876@v-whexmail1.child.indigo.local>
Indeed an interesting idea.

Section 4. Privacy Considerations at least needs a section 4.x. to acknowledge that (as far as I can see in the current draft at least) any third-party data set as a result of the visit to the first-party subdomain will not be removed in a Clear-Site-Data event.


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From: Christine Runnegar [mailto:runnegar@isoc.org]
Sent: 21 July 2015 12:59
To: public-privacy (W3C mailing list)
Subject: Fwd: W3C Web Security IG - a new work about deleting data

This is also something PING should take a look at

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From: GALINDO Virginie <Virginie.Galindo@gemalto.com<mailto:Virginie.Galindo@gemalto.com>>
Subject: W3C Web Security IG - a new work about deleting data
Date: 20 July 2015 3:05:36 pm GMT+2
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Dear all,
In case you missed it, an interesting work starting in W3C Web App Sec WG about the possibility for web developer to ask user agent to delete some data related to a domain.
More here : https://w3c.github.io/webappsec/specs/clear-site-data/

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