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Re: Defining First and Third Party Cookies

From: Matthew Kerwin <matthew@kerwin.net.au>
Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2016 13:04:04 +1000
Message-ID: <CACweHNDorbzG8NruAjxbBMhzuaZ8K7Fajwuen6+_yf+1sfLqRQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 18 January 2016 at 12:52, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net> wrote:

> It doesn't look like there's enough interest in Mike's first-party cookie
> draft to consider a CfA for it yet.
> However, I'm wondering if it would be useful to pull the definitions of
> first and third party cookies out of that and into CookieBIS, since they're
> currently not defined anywhere normatively.
> Specifically:
> https://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-west-first-party-cookies-04#section-2.1
> What do people think?
​It would be good to have it defined somewhere, if it isn't already. The
section referenced above doesn't disagree with the Wikipedia page [1]
(which I take as the general understanding shared by most of the web) so it
works for me.

[1]: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie#Third-party_cookie​

  Matthew Kerwin
Received on Monday, 18 January 2016 03:04:34 UTC

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