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FYI: RFC 7034 on HTTP Header Field X-Frame-Options

From: Tobias Gondrom <tobias.gondrom@gondrom.org>
Date: Mon, 14 Oct 2013 18:02:02 +0100
Message-ID: <525C238A.3080104@gondrom.org>
To: public-webappsec@w3.org
Hi, dear WebAppSec team,

just fyi: finally after a long time we released the informational RFC on
X-Frame-Options, which only documents the current usage. As discussed
before with the WG chairs, it refers to the work here in Webappsec in
CSP1.1 for the future solution of XFO.

Cheers, Tobias



-------- Original Message --------
Subject: 	RFC 7034 on HTTP Header Field X-Frame-Options
Date: 	Thu, 10 Oct 2013 13:56:20 -0700 (PDT)
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A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries.

        
        RFC 7034

        Title:      HTTP Header Field X-Frame-Options 
        Author:     D. Ross, T. Gondrom
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       October 2013
        Mailbox:    dross@microsoft.com, 
                    tobias.gondrom@gondrom.org
        Pages:      14
        Characters: 27263
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-websec-x-frame-options-12.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7034.txt

To improve the protection of web applications against clickjacking,
this document describes the X-Frame-Options HTTP header field, which
declares a policy, communicated from the server to the client
browser, regarding whether the browser may display the transmitted
content in frames that are part of other web pages.

This document is a product of the Web Security Working Group of the IETF.


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