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closing parent window from child window

 
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Hello
Can I close parent window from child window using javascript .If I can do that , is it not a security breach ?
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Have you tried it? If so, what happened? If not, why not?
And while I personally think it's highly rude, what sort of security breach is opened by closing the parent window?
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