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Re: browser security improvement feature

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2009 10:21:12 -0700
Message-ID: <49F9DE08.6010102@mit.edu>
To: Doug Poulin <dougp@medinet.ca>, DOM mailing list <www-dom@w3.org>
Doug Poulin wrote:
> I would like to see a function added (in javascript) that would allow a 
> script to tell the browser to forget the login id and password it had 
> stored for that session.

You can already do this for HTTP authentication: just make a request and 
respond to it with a 401, no?

For cookie-based authentication, script can already set cookies.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 30 April 2009 17:21:58 GMT

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