Privacy/TPWG/Proposals on Disregard signal
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Please see ISSUE-197 for the discussion.
Current text in the TPE Editors' draft
- 5.2.8 Disregarding (D)
- For example, an origin server might disregard the DNT field received from specific user agents (or via specific network intermediaries) that are deemed to be non-conforming, might be collecting additional data from specific source network locations due to prior security incidents, or might be compelled to disregard certain DNT requests to comply with a local law, regulation, or order.
- Note that the D tracking status value is meant to be used only in situations that can be adequately described to users as an exception to normal behavior. An origin server that responds with D in ways that are inconsistent with their other published and unexpired claims regarding tracking is likely to be considered misleading.
Proposal 1 - Remove third paragraph
By David Wainberg via email from December 11, 2013:
- Delete the third paragraph “Note that ...”