Custom cursors with widths or heights greater than 32 DIP will be removed if they intersect native UX (i.e. are not fully contained in the visual viewport). Large cursors are being used abusively on the web, to confuse users (see https://crbug.com/880863). Specifically, large custom cursors can be used to cover important (sometimes security related) browser native UX with an arbitrary image to mislead users into thinking they are clicking outside the content area.

Specification

Editor's draft

Status in Chromium

Blink>CSS


Removed (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 75
  • Chrome for Android release 75

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

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Owner

Last updated on 2020-12-02