Document Name: RFC 6797
Document URI: urn:ietf:rfc:6797
Online Version: http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc6797
Organization: Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Series: Request for Comments (RFC)
Abstract: This specification defines a mechanism enabling web sites to declare themselves accessible only via secure connections and/or for users to be able to direct their user agent(s) to interact with given sites only over secure connections. This overall policy is referred to as HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS). The policy is declared by web sites via the Strict-Transport-Security HTTP response header field and/or by other means, such as user agent configuration, for example.



Specified Web Concepts:

HTTP Header Fields

Strict-Transport-Security


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