Template source: autocomplete_light/_ajax_csrf.html

<script type="text/javascript"> jQuery(function($) { function getCookie(name) { var cookieValue = null; if (document.cookie && document.cookie != '') { var cookies = document.cookie.split(';'); for (var i = 0; i < cookies.length; i++) { var cookie = jQuery.trim(cookies[i]); // Does this cookie string begin with the name we want? if (cookie.substring(0, name.length + 1) == (name + '=')) { cookieValue = decodeURIComponent(cookie.substring(name.length + 1)); break; } } } return cookieValue; } function csrfSafeMethod(method) { // these HTTP methods do not require CSRF protection return (/^(GET|HEAD|OPTIONS|TRACE)$/.test(method)); } function sameOrigin(url) { // test that a given url is a same-origin URL // url could be relative or scheme relative or absolute var host = document.location.host; // host + port var protocol = document.location.protocol; var sr_origin = '//' + host; var origin = protocol + sr_origin; // Allow absolute or scheme relative URLs to same origin return (url == origin || url.slice(0, origin.length + 1) == origin + '/') || (url == sr_origin || url.slice(0, sr_origin.length + 1) == sr_origin + '/') || // or any other URL that isn't scheme relative or absolute i.e relative. !(/^(\/\/|http:|https:).*/.test(url)); } $.ajaxSetup({ beforeSend: function(xhr, settings) { if (!csrfSafeMethod(settings.type) && sameOrigin(settings.url)) { // Send the token to same-origin, relative URLs only. // Send the token only if the method warrants CSRF protection // Using the CSRFToken value acquired earlier xhr.setRequestHeader("X-CSRFToken", getCookie('csrftoken')); } } }); }); </script>