ACTION-2004: Create proposal for password role

Create proposal for password role

Joanmarie Diggs
Due on:
March 10, 2016
Created on:
January 14, 2016
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Github Issue:
Branch with my draft:

Michiel and Cynthia have indicated in the Github issue that they like it. So setting the state to Pending review.

Joanmarie Diggs, 14 Jan 2016, 16:56:50

New version at same location (

Joanmarie Diggs, 10 Mar 2016, 19:20:25

Of course, the right paren tracker added to the link is bogus.

Joanmarie Diggs, 10 Mar 2016, 19:21:17

Consensus from today's ARIA concall: Accept the role, with small editorial change to shorten definition to "An input for entering a password." (Change already made.) Rich will issue the 7-day CfC. If accepted, I will merge the branch and close this action.

Joanmarie Diggs, 17 Mar 2016, 17:55:39

Note to self: If we commit this to master, we would want to include a note stating that this feature is "under discussion" (not "at risk") and that a security review has been requested and will take place prior to this feature becoming official.

Joanmarie Diggs, 7 Apr 2016, 16:58:21

From today's concall:

RESOLUTION: put password into 1.1 editors draft, meet with security group,
communicate with AT vendors to speak rendered text

Joanmarie Diggs, 7 Apr 2016, 17:10:12

Having heard back from Security, merged the new role into master:

Closing this action.

Joanmarie Diggs, 2 May 2016, 18:31:23

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