The "safe" HTTP Preference
RFC 8674

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2019-12-04
11 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (created alias RFC 8674, changed abstract to 'This specification defines a preference for HTTP requests that expresses a desire …
2019-12-04
11 (System) RFC published
2019-12-03
11 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2019-11-04
11 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from RFC-EDITOR
2019-10-04
11 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from EDIT
2019-09-05
11 (System) IANA Action state changed to RFC-Ed-Ack from Waiting on RFC Editor
2019-09-05
11 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from Waiting on Authors
2019-09-04
11 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2019-08-30
11 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2019-08-29
11 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2019-08-29
11 Adrian Farrel Tag IESG Review Completed cleared.
2019-08-29
11 Adrian Farrel ISE state changed to Sent to the RFC Editor from In ISE Review
2019-08-29
11 Adrian Farrel Sent request for publication to the RFC Editor
2019-08-29
11 Adrian Farrel Tag IESG Review Completed set.
2019-08-29
11 Adrian Farrel ISE state changed to In ISE Review from In IESG Review
2019-08-02
11 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-11.txt
2019-08-02
11 (System) New version approved
2019-08-02
11 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
2019-08-02
11 Mark Nottingham Uploaded new revision
2019-06-21
10 Warren Kumari
[Ballot comment]
I am balloting No Objection, not because I approve of the document itself, but rather because I believe in the ISE's right to …
2019-06-21
10 Warren Kumari [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Warren Kumari
2019-06-03
10 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-10.txt
2019-06-03
10 (System) New version approved
2019-06-03
10 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
2019-06-03
10 Mark Nottingham Uploaded new revision
2019-04-30
09 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - Actions Needed from Version Changed - Review Needed
2019-04-30
09 Amanda Baber
(Via drafts-eval@iana.org): IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

The IANA Functions Operator has completed its review of draft-nottingham-safe-hint-09. If any part of this review is inaccurate, please let us …
2019-04-18
09 Adrian Farrel ISE state changed to In IESG Review from In ISE Review
2019-04-18
09 Adrian Farrel IETF conflict review initiated - see conflict-review-nottingham-safe-hint
2019-04-18
09 Adrian Farrel
[This write-up replaces the one sued when the draft came forward on the IETF stream]

Overall, this document seems complete and interoperably implementable.
Here I …
2019-04-18
09 Adrian Farrel Pending Shepherd write-up
2019-04-18
09 Adrian Farrel ISE state changed to In ISE Review from Response to Review Needed
2019-04-17
09 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-09.txt
2019-04-17
09 (System) New version approved
2019-04-17
09 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
2019-04-17
09 Mark Nottingham Uploaded new revision
2019-03-24
08 (System) Revised ID Needed tag cleared
2019-03-24
08 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-08.txt
2019-03-24
08 (System) New version approved
2019-03-24
08 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
2019-03-24
08 Mark Nottingham Uploaded new revision
2019-03-08
07 Adrian Farrel Tag Revised I-D Needed set.
2019-03-08
07 Adrian Farrel ISE state changed to Response to Review Needed from In ISE Review
2019-03-08
07 Adrian Farrel ISE state changed to In ISE Review from Finding Reviewers
2018-12-13
07 Adrian Farrel Requests sent to candidate reviewers
2018-12-13
07 Adrian Farrel ISE state changed to Finding Reviewers from Submission Received
2018-12-13
07 Adrian Farrel Submission received and entered into the system
2018-12-13
07 Adrian Farrel ISE state changed to Submission Received
2018-12-13
07 Adrian Farrel Status moved from Proposed Standard commensurate with being on the Independent Submissions Stream
2018-12-13
07 Adrian Farrel Intended Status changed to Informational from Proposed Standard
2018-11-09
07 Adrian Farrel Notification list changed to Adrian Farrel <rfc-ise@rfc-editor.org>
2018-11-09
07 Adrian Farrel Document shepherd changed to Adrian Farrel
2018-11-09
07 Adrian Farrel Stream changed to ISE from IETF
2018-11-05
07 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-07.txt
2018-11-05
07 (System) New version approved
2018-11-05
07 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
2018-11-05
07 Mark Nottingham Uploaded new revision
2015-10-14
06 (System) Notify list changed from draft-nottingham-safe-hint@ietf.org, "Murray Kucherawy" <superuser@gmail.com> to (None)
2015-08-16
06 (System) Document has expired
2015-08-16
06 (System) IESG state changed to Dead from AD is watching
2015-02-12
06 Mark Nottingham IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - Actions Needed
2015-02-12
06 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-06.txt
2015-01-31
05 Gunter Van de Velde Closed request for Last Call review by OPSDIR with state 'No Response'
2015-01-22
05 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to AD is watching from IESG Evaluation
2015-01-22
05 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

--- OLD DISCUSS

Before I abstain on this I would like to briefly
discuss the evaluation of rough consensus and check if
a …
2015-01-22
05 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] Position for Stephen Farrell has been changed to Abstain from Discuss
2015-01-22
05 Benoît Claise
[Ballot comment]
Still not too sure how to ballot this document. So no record for now.

So basically the proxy for my company/provider/country will decide …
2015-01-22
05 Benoît Claise Ballot comment text updated for Benoit Claise
2015-01-22
05 Kathleen Moriarty
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for your work in this area.  I do think it's important to experiment with ways to improve options for getting safe content …
2015-01-22
05 Kathleen Moriarty Ballot comment text updated for Kathleen Moriarty
2015-01-22
05 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]

Sigh. The disposition of this is no longer clear so I
am re-instating my discuss.

Before I abstain on this I would like …
2015-01-22
05 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]


- I didn't raise this during LC so I'll just make it a
comment, but I also find it objectionable that Appendix
C …
2015-01-22
05 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] Position for Stephen Farrell has been changed to Discuss from Abstain
2015-01-22
05 Alia Atlas
[Ballot comment]
I agree with Joel's discuss.  My concerns are with the ability to insert this flag to enable censorship.

I do also have concerns …
2015-01-22
05 Alia Atlas [Ballot Position Update] Position for Alia Atlas has been changed to No Objection from Abstain
2015-01-21
05 Richard Barnes
[Ballot comment]
A lot of the objections to this document seem to be missing the overall context for this document, in terms of what sites …
2015-01-21
05 Richard Barnes [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Richard Barnes
2015-01-21
05 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

The disposition of this document now seems clear so I'm
moving to abstain, as promised. My previous discuss
text is below and I …
2015-01-21
05 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] Position for Stephen Farrell has been changed to Abstain from Discuss
2015-01-21
05 Alia Atlas
[Ballot comment]
I agree with Alissa, Brian, and Ted.

I can see the potential benefits but not enough to outweigh the concerns.
My primary concern …
2015-01-21
05 Alia Atlas Ballot comment text updated for Alia Atlas
2015-01-21
05 Martin Stiemerling
[Ballot comment]
I am abstaining, because I have an issue with what the safe-hint header will mean in reality and I do see issues coming …
2015-01-21
05 Martin Stiemerling [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Martin Stiemerling
2015-01-21
05 Alia Atlas [Ballot comment]
I agree with Alissa, Brian, and Ted.

I can see the potential benefits but not enough to outweigh the concerns.
2015-01-21
05 Alia Atlas [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Alia Atlas
2015-01-21
05 Ted Lemon
[Ballot comment]
This looks like a liability nightmare.  I understand why you want to do it, and to some degree sympathize, but this looks to …
2015-01-21
05 Ted Lemon [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Ted Lemon
2015-01-20
05 Alissa Cooper
[Ballot comment]
I wish I had had time to engage on this one during earlier discussions or IETF LC, but I did not. My apologies …
2015-01-20
05 Alissa Cooper [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Alissa Cooper
2015-01-20
05 Kathleen Moriarty
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for your work in this area.  I do think it's important to experiment with ways to improve online safety for children and …
2015-01-20
05 Kathleen Moriarty Ballot comment text updated for Kathleen Moriarty
2015-01-20
05 Kathleen Moriarty
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for your work in this area.  I do think it's important to experiment with ways to improve online safety for children.  I'm …
2015-01-20
05 Kathleen Moriarty [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Kathleen Moriarty
2015-01-20
05 Brian Haberman
[Ballot comment]
I whole-heartily agree with Stephen and Joel on this.  This is an unprotected field that is indicating a desire to receive content deemed …
2015-01-20
05 Brian Haberman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Brian Haberman
2015-01-19
05 Joel Jaeggli
[Ballot discuss]
I'll quote stephen here, since he makes a point that I championed during the discussion. I would like to dicuss this.


(3) The …
2015-01-19
05 Joel Jaeggli [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Joel Jaeggli
2015-01-19
05 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]

Before I abstain on this I would like to briefly
discuss the evaluation of rough consensus and check if
a few points raised …
2015-01-19
05 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]


- I didn't raise this during LC so I'll just make it a
comment, but I also find it objectionable that Appendix
C …
2015-01-19
05 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Stephen Farrell
2015-01-19
05 Spencer Dawkins
[Ballot comment]
I'm looking at this text:

  Origin servers that utilize the "safe" preference SHOULD document
  that they do so, along with the …
2015-01-19
05 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2015-01-18
05 Pete Resnick [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Pete Resnick
2015-01-17
05 Adrian Farrel
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for this simple document. A fine idea to document it.

I found...
  Note that this specification does not precisely define what …
2015-01-17
05 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] Position for Adrian Farrel has been changed to No Objection from No Record
2015-01-17
05 Adrian Farrel
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for this simple document. A fine idea.

I found...
  Note that this specification does not precisely define what "safe"
  is; …
2015-01-17
05 Adrian Farrel Ballot comment text updated for Adrian Farrel
2015-01-17
05 Adrian Farrel
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for this simple document. A fine idea.

I found...
  Note that this specification does not precisely define what "safe"
  is; …
2015-01-17
05 Adrian Farrel Ballot comment text updated for Adrian Farrel
2015-01-16
05 Brian Carpenter Request for Telechat review by GENART Completed: Almost Ready. Reviewer: Brian Carpenter.
2015-01-15
05 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Brian Carpenter
2015-01-15
05 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Brian Carpenter
2015-01-08
05 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Matt Lepinski.
2015-01-05
05 Barry Leiba Changed consensus to Yes from Unknown
2015-01-05
05 Barry Leiba Ballot has been issued
2015-01-05
05 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Barry Leiba
2015-01-05
05 Barry Leiba Created "Approve" ballot
2015-01-05
05 Barry Leiba Ballot writeup was changed
2015-01-05
05 Barry Leiba IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead
2015-01-05
05 Barry Leiba Placed on agenda for telechat - 2015-01-22
2014-11-18
05 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call
2014-11-13
05 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - Actions Needed from IANA - Review Needed
2014-11-13
05 Pearl Liang
IESG/Author:

IANA has reviewed draft-nottingham-safe-hint-05.  Authors should review the comments and/or questions below.  Please report any inaccuracies and respond to any questions as soon as …
2014-10-28
05 Barry Leiba Ballot writeup was changed
2014-10-28
05 Barry Leiba
PROTO for draft-nottingham-safe-hint
1. Summary

Murray Kucherawy is the document shepherd.
Barry Leiba is the responsible Area Director.

2. Review and Consensus

The document itself …
2014-10-24
05 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Henry Yu
2014-10-24
05 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Henry Yu
2014-10-24
05 Brian Carpenter Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: Almost Ready. Reviewer: Brian Carpenter.
2014-10-23
05 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Brian Carpenter
2014-10-23
05 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Brian Carpenter
2014-10-23
05 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Matt Lepinski
2014-10-23
05 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Matt Lepinski
2014-10-21
05 Cindy Morgan IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2014-10-21
05 Cindy Morgan
The following Last Call announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
Reply-To: ietf@ietf.org
Sender: <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
Subject: Last Call: <draft-nottingham-safe-hint-05.txt> (The "safe" …
2014-10-21
05 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2014-10-21
05 Cindy Morgan Last call announcement was generated
2014-10-21
05 Cindy Morgan Changed field(s): group,abstract
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba IETF WG state changed to Dead WG Document from Submitted to IESG for Publication
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba Last call was requested
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba Last call announcement was generated
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba Ballot approval text was generated
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba Ballot writeup was generated
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba IESG state changed to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba IESG state changed to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba
PROTO for draft-nottingham-safe-hint
1. Summary

Murray Kucherawy is the document shepherd.
Barry Leiba is the responsible Area Director.

2. Review and Consensus

The document itself …
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba IETF WG state changed to Submitted to IESG for Publication from Dead WG Document
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba IESG state changed to Publication Requested from AD is watching
2014-10-21
05 Murray Kucherawy
PROTO for draft-nottingham-safe-hint
1. Summary

Murray Kucherawy is the document shepherd.
Barry Leiba is the responsible Area Director.

2. Review and Consensus

The document itself …
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba Notification list changed to draft-nottingham-safe-hint@tools.ietf.org, "Murray Kucherawy" <superuser@gmail.com> from draft-nottingham-safe-hint@tools.ietf.org
2014-10-21
05 Barry Leiba Document shepherd changed to Murray Kucherawy
2014-10-02
05 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-05.txt
2014-09-02
04 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-04.txt
2014-08-12
03 Barry Leiba Document shepherd changed to Sean Leonard
2014-08-08
03 Murray Kucherawy Referred back to the AD for handling.
2014-08-08
03 Murray Kucherawy IETF WG state changed to Dead WG Document from Call For Adoption By WG Issued
2014-08-05
03 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-03.txt
2014-08-04
02 Barry Leiba State Change Notice email list changed to draft-nottingham-safe-hint@tools.ietf.org
2014-08-04
02 Barry Leiba Intended Status changed to Proposed Standard
2014-08-04
02 Barry Leiba IESG process started in state AD is watching
2014-07-21
02 Murray Kucherawy Call for adoption ends August 8, 2014.
2014-07-21
02 Murray Kucherawy IETF WG state changed to Call For Adoption By WG Issued
2014-07-21
02 Murray Kucherawy Changed group to Applications Area Working Group (APPSAWG)
2014-07-21
02 Murray Kucherawy Changed stream to IETF
2014-05-30
02 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-02.txt
2014-03-15
01 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-01.txt
2013-10-21
00 Mark Nottingham New version available: draft-nottingham-safe-hint-00.txt