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Hackernoon logoGlossary of Security Terms: Same-Origin Policy by@mozilla

Glossary of Security Terms: Same-Origin Policy

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Mozilla (stylized as moz://a) is a free software community founded in 1998 by members of Netscape.

The same-origin policy is a critical security mechanism that restricts how a document or script loaded from one origin can interact with a resource from another origin. It helps isolate potentially malicious documents, reducing possible attack vectors.

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Mozilla (stylized as moz://a) is a free software community founded in 1998 by members of Netscape.

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