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A security blanket is any familiar object whose presence provides comfort or security to its owner, such as the literal blankets often favored by small children. It is a comfort object. This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... A comfort object is an item used to provide psychological comfort, especially in unusual or unique situations or at bedtime for small children. ...


The phrase was coined in the Peanuts comic strip created by Charles M. Schulz, who gave such a blanket to his character Linus van Pelt. Another term for security blanket is "wubby", which was popularized by the 1983 movie Mr. Mom. Charlie Brown is the principal character of the Peanuts comic strip. ... This article is about the comic strip, the sequential art form as published in newspapers and on the Internet. ... Charles Monroe Schulz (November 26, 1922 – February 12, 2000) was a 20th-century American cartoonist best known worldwide for his Peanuts comic strip. ... Linus van Pelt is Charlie Browns younger best friend in Charles M. Schulzs comic strip Peanuts. ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Mr. ...


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Security blanket - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (98 words)
A security blanket is any familiar object whose presence provides comfort or security to its owner, such as the literal blankets often favored by small children.
The phrase was coined in the Peanuts comic strip created by Charles M. Schulz, who gave such a blanket to his character Linus van Pelt.
Another term for security blanket is "wubby", which was popularized by the 1983 movie Mr.
Security Blanket Negotiation (483 words)
A security blanket is a group of values that describe the security settings that apply to all proxies in a process or to just a particular interface proxy.
Security blanket negotiation is the process that COM uses to choose the security settings for a proxy when it is created.
When a proxy is created, COM uses the values specified by the server's security blanket and the client's security blanket to negotiate a default security blanket that is appropriate for the proxy.
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