Critical bug

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Critical bug

Postby Timberland » 13 Jun 2008 15:03

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Postby peterz » 14 Jun 2008 02:38

Thanks, it is "worked-around" in 2.8.7c.

It's an interesting problem, the way I.E. doesn't allow any safe way to put an argument on the command line escaped. (hint: Think difference between execv and system). It actually allows the URL leak out beyond one argv[] pointer, what a pain.

Another reason to switch to Firefox I guess.
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