Re: [dev] Microsoft considers harmful...

From: Kurt H Maier <>
Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 11:50:49 -0400

On Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 11:40 AM, Rob <> wrote:
> Honestly, I think they have a point. Sure, they don't have a leg to stand on in
> this area, but look at Flash. All that allows is interaction with the mouse
> and keyboard + video and sound playback, but not a week goes by without yet
> another exploit being uncovered in it.

It also allows access to your hard drive and webcam/mic. Any time you
allow web programmers to access any sort of OS component, all hell
breaks loose.

# Kurt H Maier
Received on Fri Jun 17 2011 - 17:50:49 CEST

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