[whatwg] window.cipher HTML crypto API draft spec

David Dahl ddahl at mozilla.com
Fri May 20 15:57:44 PDT 2011

----- Original Message -----
From: "Simon Heckmann" <simon at simonheckmann.de>
To: "Adam Barth" <w3c at adambarth.com>
Cc: "David Dahl" <ddahl at mozilla.com>, whatwg at lists.whatwg.org
Sent: Friday, May 20, 2011 5:44:52 PM
Subject: Re: [whatwg] window.cipher HTML crypto API draft spec

> Why does it only handle asymmetric encryption? Something to encrypt/decrypt data with e.g. AES would be nice as well!

I do need to add a symmetric encryption API as well, my current focus has been on the exchange of message between web users, but that is only one facet of the results of this effort. I should look at the big picture a bit and think about what that API should look like. Thanks for the reminder.


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