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Tomcat: How to enable X-XSS-Protection?

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I am looking for a way to add the X-XSS-Protection header (*) to the response from Tomcat.

I am currently using the Tomcat's HttpHeaderSecurityFilter that allows to setup other useful security related headers but it doesn't seem to support the X-XSS-Protection header (**).

Do you think that HttpHeaderSecurityFilter should be enhanced to support this (I could provide a patch for this)? Is there another way?

posted Oct 8, 2015 by anonymous

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