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.
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.
Questions and Answers
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