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Web Messaging

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Web Messaging or cross-document messaging, is an API introduced in the WHATWG HTML5 draft specification, allowing documents to communicate with one another across different origins, or source domains while rendered in a web browser. [1]

23 relations: Android (operating system), Application programming interface, Cross-origin resource sharing, Cross-site request forgery, Cross-site scripting, Firefox, Gecko (software), Google Chrome, HTML element, HTML5, Internet Explorer, JavaScript, JSONP, Opera (web browser), Opera Mini, Opera Mobile, Presto (browser engine), Safari (web browser), Same-origin policy, Trident (software), Web browser, WebKit, WHATWG.

Android (operating system)

Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google, based on a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open source software and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.

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Application programming interface

In computer programming, an application programming interface (API) is a set of subroutine definitions, protocols, and tools for building software.

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Cross-origin resource sharing

Cross-origin resource sharing (CORS) is a mechanism that allows restricted resources (e.g. fonts) on a web page to be requested from another domain outside the domain from which the first resource was served.

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Cross-site request forgery

Cross-site request forgery, also known as one-click attack or session riding and abbreviated as CSRF (sometimes pronounced sea-surf) or XSRF, is a type of malicious exploit of a website where unauthorized commands are transmitted from a user that the web application trusts.

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Cross-site scripting

Cross-site scripting (XSS) is a type of computer security vulnerability typically found in web applications.

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Mozilla Firefox (or simply Firefox) is a free and open-source web browser developed by Mozilla Foundation and its subsidiary, Mozilla Corporation.

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Gecko (software)

Gecko is a browser engine developed by Mozilla.

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Google Chrome

Google Chrome is a freeware web browser developed by Google LLC.

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HTML element

An HTML element is an individual component of an HTML document or web page, once this has been parsed into the Document Object Model.

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HTML5 is a markup language used for structuring and presenting content on the World Wide Web.

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Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer (formerly Microsoft Internet Explorer and Windows Internet Explorer, commonly abbreviated IE or MSIE) is a series of graphical web browsers developed by Microsoft and included in the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems, starting in 1995.

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JavaScript, often abbreviated as JS, is a high-level, interpreted programming language.

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JSONP (JSON with Padding or JSON-P) is used to request data from a server residing in a different domain than the client.

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Opera (web browser)

Opera is a web browser for Windows, macOS, and Linux operating systems developed by Opera Software AS.

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Opera Mini

Opera Mini is a mobile web browser developed by the Opera Software AS company.

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Opera Mobile

Opera Mobile is a mobile web browser for smartphones and PDAs developed by Opera Software AS.

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Presto (browser engine)

Presto was the browser engine of the Opera web browser for a decade.

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Safari (web browser)

Safari is a web browser developed by Apple based on the WebKit engine.

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Same-origin policy

In computing, the same-origin policy is an important concept in the web application security model.

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Trident (software)

Trident (also known as MSHTML) is a proprietary browser engine for the Microsoft Windows version of Internet Explorer, developed by Microsoft.

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Web browser

A web browser (commonly referred to as a browser) is a software application for accessing information on the World Wide Web.

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WebKit is a browser engine used in Apple's Safari browser and other products.

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The Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG) is a community of people interested in evolving HTML and related technologies.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_Messaging

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