UniversalSendMail (Security privilege)

A privilege that grants the permission to send mail.

This controls whether a mailto: or news: URL can be used when submitting a form. A confirmation dialog affirmative response is required if this privilege is not granted to the script.

The result of this is that an e-mail or Usenet news article is submitted that contains the user's e-mail address.

See also:mailto: URL, netscape.security.PrivilegeManager, news: URL, PrivilegeManager object, PrivilegeManager.disablePrivilege(), PrivilegeManager.enablePrivilege(), Requesting privileges, Restricted access, Security policy