[html5] Authentication and storing passwords online

J David Eisenberg jdavid.eisenberg at gmail.com
Mon Jul 12 15:55:46 PDT 2010

On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 3:49 PM, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> On Mon, 12 Jul 2010, Saurabh Jain wrote:
>> How can we authenticate offline using the Offline App Cache API.
> Authenticate to whom?

This one I'm not sure of.

>> Also is there a secure way to store passwords offline in HTML 5.
> Secure from whom?
Maybe secure them from Mr. Nosy Co-worker who is looking at your files
while you left for lunch without logging out.? (I'm not a security
expert; I'm just guessing that this might be a problem.)

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