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Re: [Web Crypto Next] Status and next steps

From: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 12 Oct 2014 07:42:05 +0200
Message-ID: <543A14AD.2050507@gmail.com>
To: GALINDO Virginie <Virginie.Galindo@gemalto.com>, "public-web-security@w3.org" <public-web-security@w3.org>
CC: Harry Halpin <hhalpin@w3.org>, Wendy Seltzer <wseltzer@w3.org>
Hi Virginie,

During the 20Y+ we have bought stuff on the web and paid with credit cards,
the method haven't changed.  That is, in spite of a billion s.c. EMV-cards
in circulation, on the web we are currently stuck with highly inconvenient
and (any number of times proved) unsecure CNP (Card Not Present) schemes.

To me it looks like a task for your particular sector coming up with a
proposal on how to address this pretty obvious use case.

Apple have advanced the state of on-line payments by a mile in iPhone 6,
but AFAIK it doesn't include the web.

Sincerely,
Anders Rundgren

On 2014-10-10 14:57, GALINDO Virginie wrote:
> Dear all,
>
> A short status of where we are in the Web Crypto Next Workshop follow up.
>
> -As announced [1], a wiki has been set up to receive your ideas about the re-chartering of Web Crypto WG, taking into account the findings of the Web Crypto Next Workshop.
>
> -The workshop report will soon made available by Harry Halpin probably next week, it will be circulated on this mailing list for review during one week.
>
> -During  W3C TPAC meeting scheduled on 26-31 Oct [2] , there will be some actions to socialize the workshop findings with W3C members (during security related WG, during the AC representatives meeting, and during Wednesday Break-Out sessions)
>
> -Still during the TPAC week, Wendy, W3C security domain leader has organized a conversation with Web App Sec and Web Crypto chairs to see how we could re-charter both groups in synchronization, taking into account workshop findings.
>
> If you need some help to contribute, give your opinion, better understand direction, do not hesitate to ask question to Wendy, Harry, or myself !
>
> Regards,
>
> Virginie Galindo
>
> gemalto
>
> signing as chair of web crypto / chair of web security ig
>
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-web-security/2014Oct/0001.html
>
> [2] http://www.w3.org/2014/11/TPAC/
>
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