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HTTP Header Frame Options

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (websec WG)
Expired & archived
Authors David Ross, Tobias Gondrom
Last updated 2013-01-07 (Latest revision 2012-07-06)
Replaces draft-gondrom-frame-options
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state Parked WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


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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