Modern HTTP Headers for Web Applications (VIDEO)

Use-Cases of this Tutorial

  • Know about the newly introduced HTTP headers that can be used to create modern web applications.
  • Secure your web application even more.

In the last few years many new HTTP headers have been introduced. These headers can make your application secure and boost its performance.

Some of the these new HTTP headers are :

  • Content-Security-Policy
  • Strict-Transport-Security
  • Referrer-Policy
  • Access-Control-*
  • Link
  • 103 Early Hints
  • Feature-Policy
  • Sec-Origin-Policy

Currently most websites are not utilizing these powerful headers. However these headers can really influence the building process of modern websites & applications.

The below video gives a brief introduction to these new HTTP headers. It also tells which HTTP headers are now "old" and should be avoided. It is must watch if you are looking to really secure your application.