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From Ken Wallis <kwal...@rim.com>
Subject Re: Whitelist defaults
Date Fri, 02 Nov 2012 02:32:28 GMT
Not sure why the BlackBerry version white lists everything. We don't do that in WebWorks ;)



From: Steven Gill
To: dev@cordova.apache.org
Reply To: dev@cordova.apache.org
Re: Whitelist defaults
2012-11-01 10:30:42 PM



+1 to point it out in the getting started guides.
On Nov 1, 2012 6:35 PM, "Marcel Kinard" wrote:

> Also sounds like a good step/topic in the "getting started" guides.
>
> -- Marcel Kinard
>
> On 11/1/2012 8:36 PM, Dave Johnson wrote:
>
>> Yup agree it should whitelist nothing but it also needs to be very clear
>> in
>> the log when we block a request that it's due to the whitelist.
>>
>> On Thursday, November 1, 2012, Shazron wrote:
>>
>> I concur with Kevin. It won't be much of a whitelist if no one uses it
>>> -- I
>>> would argue that if you set it to "*" by default, no dev will (usually)
>>> change that, especially if they don't know there is a whitelist in the
>>> first place.
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 4:48 PM, Kevin Hawkins <
>>> kevin.hawkins.cordova@gmail.**com > wrote:
>>>
>>> From a security perspective, I'm partial to the iOS (nothing) default,
>>>> recognizing of course that there are certain usability drawbacks to that
>>>> approach.
>>>>
>>>> On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 4:34 PM, Filip Maj >
>>>>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Quick q: how come Android + BB's whitelists by default whitelist
>>>>> everything (*), but iOS does the opposite (whitelist nothing)?
>>>>>
>>>>> I'd like to see this unified across all platforms we support.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>

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