[Dev] Understanding Cynara scope.

Kis, Zoltan zoltan.kis at intel.com
Thu May 15 11:59:37 GMT 2014


On Thu, May 15, 2014 at 2:51 PM, José Bollo
<jose.bollo at open.eurogiciel.org> wrote:
> On gio, 2014-05-15 at 13:48 +0300, Kis, Zoltan wrote:
> (snip)
>
>> Crosswalk is using separate processes (not threads) for app/renderer,
>> extension process and browser process. Security involves the extension
>> process for checks (unless it's done on lower layers), and the browser
>> process to present user dialog on permissions.
>
> Zoltan, from my understanding, the user dialog is a separate mechanism
> that is provided by components of Cynara. This is needed I think for
> letting privilege managed at a single place with a single visual in a
> trusted way.
>
> So I don't imagine crosswalk being displaying the dialog.
>
> Do you agree?
>
> What is proposal of cynara developers?

Sakari promised to clarify on crosswalk related security issues, if he
gets some radio silence in order to be able to catch up. Let's wait
for that :).

Best regards,
Zoltan


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