Document Name: Internet Draft ietf-httpbis-rfc6265bis
Document URI: urn:ietf:id:ietf-httpbis-rfc6265bis
Online Version:
Organization: Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Series: Internet Draft (I-D)
Abstract: This document defines the HTTP Cookie and Set-Cookie header fields. These header fields can be used by HTTP servers to store state (called cookies) at HTTP user agents, letting the servers maintain a stateful session over the mostly stateless HTTP protocol. Although cookies have many historical infelicities that degrade their security and privacy, the Cookie and Set-Cookie header fields are widely used on the Internet. This document obsoletes RFC 2965.

Specified Web Concepts:

HTTP Header Fields

Cookie , Set-Cookie

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