Send credentials with GraphQL fetch requests

Merged Vitaly Slobodin requested to merge vs-add-credentials-option-for-apollo-link into master

What does this MR do?

fetch won’t send cookies in older browsers unless you set the credentials init option. This merge request adds this option with the value same-origin which is the default value in modern browsers.

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Closes #36864 (closed)


Does this MR meet the acceptance criteria?


Availability and Testing


If this MR contains changes to processing or storing of credentials or tokens, authorization and authentication methods and other items described in the security review guidelines:

  • Label as security and @ mention @gitlab-com/gl-security/appsec
  • The MR includes necessary changes to maintain consistency between UI, API, email, or other methods
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Edited by Vitaly Slobodin