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Re: SRI and CORS

From: Mike West <mkwst@google.com>
Date: Thu, 3 Jul 2014 11:44:56 +0200
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To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Cc: WebAppSec WG <public-webappsec@w3.org>
I think it's worth considering.

I also think we should defer considering it until after we figure out if
SRI is going to work at all. There are enough security-folk reasons to be
worried about it; I'd like to put off adding fuel to that fire. :)


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On Thu, Jul 3, 2014 at 11:39 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:

> On Thu, Jul 3, 2014 at 11:35 AM, Mike West <mkwst@google.com> wrote:
> > By "get a hold of it", I guess you mean not returning an opaque response
> for
> > known cross-origin data? And allowing things like canvas reads for images
> > and unsanitized error handling for script?
> >
> > *shrug* Makes sense, I suppose. If you know what the content is already,
> > then the risks which prevent us from letting you play with it are
> certainly
> > less pressing.
> Yeah I'm not sure if we should do this, really. I'm led to believe
> most CDNs are happy with CORS these days. But if there's still a
> significant fraction that is not, this might be a way out.
> --
> http://annevankesteren.nl/
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