We'll begin requiring servers on a user's machine (127.0.0.1) or intranet (as defined by RFC1918) to explicitly opt-in to connections originating from the public internet. Hopefully, this will mitigate the risks associated with unintentional exposure of devices and servers on a client’s internal network to the web at large.
Status in Chromium
Consensus & Standardization
Intent to Prototype urlIntent to Prototype thread
Last updated on 2021-06-21