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Re: Notes on the latest CAPTCHA Note draft

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Thu, 9 May 2019 13:27:00 -0400
To: "White, Jason J" <jjwhite@ets.org>
Cc: "public-rqtf@w3.org" <public-rqtf@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20190509172700.GD3430@rednote.net>
Hi, Jason:

I'm certainly open to moving sections around. We've already done some of
that in the past, and can certainly do more if it makes sense.

The only breakdown we've specified is stand-alone vs. multi-party.
We' could further subdivide, if that seems reasonable. But, I'm not yet
convinced we should try for further subdivision.


White, Jason J writes:
> 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.
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Janina Sajka

Linux Foundation Fellow
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The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
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