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Re: [vox] Yet another Explorer vulnerability
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Re: [vox] Yet another Explorer vulnerability

Yeah this seems like a bad one. Even setting the security zone levels
to 'high' and disabling scripting in IE does not save you:


"Assumption: Setting the security level to "High" for the "Internet"
security zone or disabling "Active Scripting" support protects me
against attacks.

Correction: Technically no. It is still possible to trigger the
vulnerability. However, it does make exploitation trickier as it
protects against attacks using scripting."

On Tue, Dec 16, 2008 at 15:35, Don W <don.werve@gmail.com> wrote:
> When was it ever the case that Explorer *couldn't* be hijacked?
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