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Changes between Initial Version and Version 4 of Ticket #49272


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01/22/2020 10:25:14 PM (2 months ago)
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  • Ticket #49272 – Description

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     1This ticket was split from #48486 to explore ways of adding extra Headers in order to provide a standard way to eventually create a `Disclosures and Permissions Tab` in both Core and Meta.
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     3Having a standardized set of headers will allow plugin authors to easily state their plugins' intentions, external resources, PII usage, and other privacy-related information.
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     5Reference with links to slack discussions can be found here: https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/48486#comment:26
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     7As well as from today's core-privacy meeting:  https://wordpress.slack.com/archives/C9695RJBW/p1579721408083300
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     9Also, an earlier idea similar to this was at #43750 (along with various slack chats that are hard to track at the moment), but we decided to start fresh and avoid further confusion from long chats and missing context.
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     13The scope of this ticket is to finalize the headers needed and to discuss the best way to support & read them for further usage.
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    117A plugin author should be able to declare these headers in the plugin's main PHP file.
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