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Re: [webauthn] callerOrigin isn't actually the origin of the caller; it's the origin of the callee

From: Domenic Denicola via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 29 Dec 2016 02:03:04 +0000
To: public-webauthn@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-269571042-1482976983-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Yes; the idea is to minimize the number of places one ever checks the 
caller's anything (especially origin). Why does this spec want to 
introduce a new way of doing so? It's generally a very confusing 
programming model for developers with some security drawbacks as well.

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