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FW: Secure Contexts is a W3C Candidate Recommendation (Call for Implementations)

From: Nigel Megitt <nigel.megitt@bbc.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:41:04 +0000
To: TTWG <public-tt@w3.org>
Message-ID: <D4004736.2ACC0%nigel.megitt@bbc.co.uk>
All, another possibly related to HTMLCue spec: since one of the objections
to HTMLCue was related to security and privacy, this may provide some
useful tools.


On 15/09/2016, 10:11, "Coralie Mercier" <coralie@w3.org> wrote:

>Dear Advisory Committee Representative,
>Chairs,
>
>I am pleased to announce that Secure Contexts is a W3C Candidate
>Recommendation:
>
>    https://www.w3.org/TR/2016/CR-secure-contexts-20160915/
>
>This specification defines "secure contexts", thereby allowing user
>agent implementers and specification authors to enable certain features
>only when certain minimum standards of authentication and
>confidentiality are met.
>
>The specification is approved and published in response to this
>transition request:
>    https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/chairs/2016JulSep/0088.html
>
>Please provide feedback by 20 October 2016 by email to the (archived)
>public mailing list public-webappsec@w3.org. For discussion of this
>specification, please put the text ³secure-contexts² in the subject,
>preferably like this: ³[secure-contexts] Šsummary of commentŠ² or via
>GitHub issue at
>https://github.com/w3c/webappsec-secure-contexts/issues/new
>
>The Web Application Security Working Group invites feedback from the
>following groups with dependencies:
>Web Platform Working Group, Technical Architecture Group, Privacy
>Interest Group.
>
>There were no Formal Objections to the specification.
>
>Patent disclosures relevant to the specification may be found on the
>Web Application Security Working Group's patent disclosure page in
>conformance with W3C policy:
>    http://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/49309/status
>
>This Call for Implementations follows section 6.4 of the W3C Process
>Document:
>    http://www.w3.org/2015/Process-20150901/#candidate-rec
>
>Thank you,
>
>For Tim Berners-Lee, W3C Director, and
>Wendy Seltzer, Technology & Society Domain Lead;
>Coralie Mercier, Head of W3C Marketing & Communications
>
>
>‹
>Coralie Mercier  -  W3C Marketing & Communications -  http://www.w3.org
>mailto:coralie@w3.org +336 4322 0001 http://www.w3.org/People/CMercier/
>
>



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