WebSocket

Full-duplex communication over TCP.
wikipedia

See also | :safety:browser
See also (alternatives) | :native-messaging :libsecret

Notes

Introduction

https://www.html5rocks.com/en/tutorials/websockets/basics/
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/WebSockets_API/Writing_WebSocket_servers

Implementations

AutoBahn | https://github.com/crossbario/autobahn-python

Browser plugin/extension

Example
From :autodesk:shotgun:desktop
https://support.shotgunsoftware.com/hc/en-us/articles/219030858
https://github.com/shotgunsoftware/tk-framework-desktopserver

Discussion
https://security.stackexchange.com/questions/128334 (extension > local websocket)



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