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Expiring Aggressively Those HTTP Cookies

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Martin Thomson , Chris Peterson
Last updated 2016-11-27 (Latest revision 2016-05-26)
Replaced by draft-ietf-httpbis-rfc6265bis
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Intended RFC status (None)
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
RFC Editor Note (None)
IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-httpbis-rfc6265bis
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


HTTP Cookies that are sent over connections without confidentiality and integrity protection are vulnerable to theft. Such cookies should be expired aggressively.


Martin Thomson
Chris Peterson

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