W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-rqtf@w3.org > May 2019

Notes on the latest CAPTCHA Note draft

From: White, Jason J <jjwhite@ets.org>
Date: Thu, 9 May 2019 17:21:25 +0000
To: "public-rqtf@w3.org" <public-rqtf@w3.org>
Message-ID: <E7FB1D1C-FDF8-4F39-9E68-50528137F483@ets.org>
Here are my notes upon a perusal of the latest draft.


  1.  Sections 2.6 (Logic Puzzles) and 2.7 (Image and Video) are both implementations of a CAPTCHA challenge. Should they accordingly be moved to appear after section 2.2 (“Sound Output”), to bring together all of the CAPTCHA techniques discussed in section 2? Note also that 2.3 (biometrics), 2.4 (limited use accounts), and 2.5 (non-interactive checks), used individually or in combination with each other, do not involve any kind of CAPTCHA challenge.
  2.  Unless there’s work in a branch of which I’m unaware, it appears that we haven’t clarified the role of biometrics (section 2.3) in relation to CAPTCHA – and this is the subject of an open issue. I recall our discussing it at an RQTF meeting, but I don’t remember there being an agreed upon solution.
  3.  The rest of my comments are editorial, but I plan to undertake an editorially-focused reading of the draft when it’s closer to publication.


________________________________

This e-mail and any files transmitted with it may contain privileged or confidential information. It is solely for use by the individual for whom it is intended, even if addressed incorrectly. If you received this e-mail in error, please notify the sender; do not disclose, copy, distribute, or take any action in reliance on the contents of this information; and delete it from your system. Any other use of this e-mail is prohibited.


Thank you for your compliance.

________________________________
Received on Thursday, 9 May 2019 17:21:52 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Tuesday, 17 January 2023 20:26:46 UTC