Request for security and privacy review of the Screen Wake Lock API


The Devices and Sensors WG plans to publish CR for the Screen Wake Lock 
API and requests a security and privacy review. Here's the
current ED:

This document specifies an API that allows web applications to request a 
screen wake lock. Under the right conditions, and if allowed, the screen 
wake lock prevents the system from turning off a device's screen.

Substantive changes since the last CR is documented here:

Here's a link to the Security and privacy considerations section:

Please file issues at



Received on Thursday, 6 August 2020 10:09:46 UTC