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Re: referrer policy questions

From: Mike West <mkwst@google.com>
Date: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:30:04 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKXHy=eR4cXzwYEQDNd_=Yo2cRbTgFuZ=J02ygf+cFDxkpEJjg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: "public-webappsec@w3.org" <public-webappsec@w3.org>
On Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 8:11 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:

> On 10/20/14, 2:03 PM, Mike West wrote:
>
>> https://github.com/w3c/webappsec/commit/0a263697170b88524c0be685a54f16
>> 711a6a0e14
>>
>
> This uses the phrase "case-insensitive match" without defining what you
> mean.  That's not a great idea, since it can mean a number of different
> things in different contexts.
>
> I suggest using https://html.spec.whatwg.org/
> multipage/infrastructure.html#ascii-case-insensitive here.


Good point. I was being lazy.

https://github.com/w3c/webappsec/commit/a30ed4e5cded7f42bd5f5dfc65a194587f54ccd6
should be better.

-mike

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