1.3.5 Identity Input Purpose Level AA

The purpose of each input field collecting information about the user can be programmatically determined when:

The input field serves a purpose identified in the Input Purposes for User Interface Components section; and

The content is implemented using technologies with support for identifying the expected meaning for form input data.

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Testing & Remediation

How to test: You need to inspect the code of the form inputs and look for the autocomplete attribute. If the autocomplete attribute is not present, you'll need to dig in a little deeper to examine the input element. Does it have another attribute that is using a fixed token value? If it does, it will pass. How to remediate: Implement the autocomplete attribute on all form inputs.

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