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Previewing support for same-site cookies in Microsoft Edge

3 monthes ago   |   By Windows

Yesterday's Windows Insider Preview build introduces support for the SameSite cookies standard in Microsoft Edge, ahead of a planned rollout in Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer. Same-site cookies enable more protection for users against cross-site request forgery attacks.
Historically, sites such as example.com that make “cross-origin” requests to other domains such as microsoft .com have generally caused the browser to send microsoft .com 's cookies as part of the request. Normally, the user benefits by being able to reuse some state across sites no matter from where that request...
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