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Re: [MIX] 5.1 Does settings object restrict mixed content?

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:28:25 +0100
Message-ID: <CADnb78h3L97jOuqbxvrW9xb+ke+eCL=Lsz7frF1Dr5tEz261cA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: WebAppSec WG <public-webappsec@w3.org>
On Thu, Oct 30, 2014 at 5:23 PM, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> Why would this be a problem? If you navigate the top-level browsing
> context the embedded stuff becomes irrelevant, no?

1) The document can still be alive in terms of history, no?

2) If it invoked sendBeacon() or <a ping> triggered at that point,
such a mixed content check still seems relevant.

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