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[whatwg] Codecs for <audio> and <video>

From: Adam Shannon <ashannon1000@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Jul 2009 10:38:21 -0500
Message-ID: <3c4f8cda0907010838l32ece570q441dcc0d201d9b79@mail.gmail.com>
That would have to be done by each browser not the spec.  Some vendors would
include their own plugins that were safe so they may not feel the need to
sandbox them (even though they should).

On Wed, Jul 1, 2009 at 8:12 AM, Kristof Zelechovski
<giecrilj at stegny.2a.pl>wrote:

> Regarding the fear of Trojan codecs: it would help if third-party plug-ins
> for codecs could be sandboxed so that they cannot have access to anything
> they do not have to access in order to do their job, and only via an API
> provided by the host.
> Chris

- Adam Shannon ( http://ashannon.us )
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