HTTP Header Frame Options

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Last updated 2013-01-07 (latest revision 2012-07-06)
Replaces draft-gondrom-frame-options
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To improve the protection of web applications against Clickjacking this standards defines a http response header that declares a policy communicated from a host to the client browser whether the transmitted content MUST NOT be displayed in frames of other pages from different origins which are allowed to frame the content.


David Ross
Tobias Gondrom (

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