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Re: Masking (Re: PeerConnection Data Channel)

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 5 Sep 2011 03:54:07 +0000 (UTC)
To: Matthew Kaufman <matthew.kaufman@skype.net>
cc: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>, Justin Uberti <juberti@google.com>, public-webrtc@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1109050353471.15282@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Sun, 4 Sep 2011, Matthew Kaufman wrote:
> On 9/4/2011 2:09 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> > On Sun, 4 Sep 2011, Harald Alvestrand wrote:
> > > I asked at the time whether we were going to do masking on raw audio
> > > data played back from a file, since the attacker would have complete
> > > control over that data too.
> > We absolutely should, yes.
> 
> Why?

Defense in depth.

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