Edge does not send referer headers when requesting HTML5 media

Duplicate Issue #14406385 • See Issue #12457205

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Author
David B.
Created
Oct 27, 2017
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  • Microsoft Edge
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Steps to reproduce

Create a html page that loads an MP3 file using HTML5 audio. Place a htaccess referer restriction on the parent directory. Load the page from a valid referer address. The html page loads fine, but the audio does not load because Edge does not send referer headers on HTML5 media. Only Edge has the problem. The problem does not occur in Chrome, Firefox, IE, or Safari.

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “James M.”

      Changed Status to “Duplicate”

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