Missing Secure Flag From SSL Cookie
|5||(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)||May 30, 2011||August 16, 2011||June 19, 2013|
The Secure attribute tells the browser to only send the cookie if the request is being sent over a secure channel such as HTTPS. This will help protect the cookie from being passed over unencrypted requests. If the application can be accessed over both HTTP and HTTPS, then there is the potential that the cookie can be sent in clear text.
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