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Chapter 19. Flash Player Security Restri... > Distributor Permissions (Policy File...

19.9. Distributor Permissions (Policy Files)

Throughout this chapter, we've seen plenty of ways in which Flash Player's security system restricts a .swf file's access to foreign resources. Now let's examine how, in some cases, a resource distributor can use distributor permissions to override those restrictions.

Recall that a "resource distributor" is the party that delivers a resource from a given remote region. For example, a web site administrator and a socket-server administrator are both resource distributors.



  

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