Opened 4 months ago

Last modified 4 months ago

#31425 new New feature

Support for Clear-Site-Data header.

Reported by: Mads Jensen Owned by:
Component: HTTP handling Version: master
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: Triage Stage: Someday/Maybe
Has patch: no Needs documentation: no
Needs tests: no Patch needs improvement: no
Easy pickings: no UI/UX: no

Description (last modified by felixxm)

There's a new header described at that can be used to enforce the browser to remove various types of data that the user leaves behind. A usage example is to clear data on either an account deletion, or simply when signing out. Examples are the cache and the cookies. The document is still a working draft.

Some time ago, support for the cookie SameSite flag was implemented.

It appears that the major browser vendors have implemented support for it, to some extend.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 4 months ago by felixxm

Description: modified (diff)
Summary: Support for Clear-Site-Data headerSupport for Clear-Site-Data header.
Triage Stage: UnreviewedSomeday/Maybe

Marking as "Someday/Maybe" because specification is still a draft and may change at any moment.

comment:2 Changed 4 months ago by Andy Robles

Owner: changed from nobody to Andy Robles
Status: newassigned

comment:3 Changed 4 months ago by Andy Robles

Owner: Andy Robles deleted
Status: assignednew
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