Session Identification URI
draft-hallam-http-session-id-00

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (http WG)
Authors Daniel Connolly  , Phillip Hallam-Baker 
Last updated 1996-02-23
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-hallam-http-session-id-00.txt

Abstract

A Uniform Resource Identifier for identifying HTTP sessions is described. Session identification URIs permit HTTP transactions to be linked within a limited domain. This provides a balance between the needs of commercial servers for demographic data collection and the privacy concerns of users. In addition session identification URIs may be used as part of a high security authentication mechanism to prevent replay attacks.

Authors

Daniel Connolly (connolly@w3.org)
Phillip Hallam-Baker (pbaker@verisign.com)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)