|Whether cookies are secured.
|Introduced in version:||1.6.0 (r12253)|
|Removed in version:||still in use|
|Allowed values:||(boolean or special value
|Default value:||see below|
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Whether cookies are secured (
Secure attribute of cookies, see section 18.104.22.168 in RFC 6265).
If configured with the default value,
'detect', the runtime value is calculated by looking at the protocol that the request came in under (or as defined in $wgProto if pre version 1.18).
If it is 'https' then this variable is set to true, otherwise it is false.