Mozilla Flaw Lets Links Run Arbitrary Programs

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The Mozilla Foundation has confirmed findings that its Mozilla and Firefox browsers are vulnerable to attacks using the "shell:" scheme, which execute arbitrary code under Windows without the user having to click a link.



http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1759,1621463,00.asp

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http://update.mozilla.org/extensions/mo ... php?id=154
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Thanks for the heads up
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that's a first.
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I did note that the problem was related to an XP bug and not Mozilla per se *lol

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