cors tagged requests and articles

Categorized request examples and articles tagged with [cors] keyword
HTTP OPTIONS Method
The HTTP OPTIONS method describes the communication options for the target resource. Browsers send the HTTP OPTIONS request to find out HTTP methods and other options supported by a web server as a 'preflight' request to send data to another domain.

Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS)
Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) is a mechanism that provides secure communication between browsers and servers running on different origins (on different hostnames or protocols) using additional HTTP headers.

Same-Origin Policy
The primary objective of the Same Origin Policy is to prevent malicious attempts to access data by defining controlling actions for retrieving the documents from distinct origins.