Apple Safari Browser Automatically Executes Shell Scripts

by Jack Richins

 Wow – you’d think Apple would be looking to avoid problems like this after all the problems Microsoft has had with similar features. In typical Mac fashion though, you don’t even need to hack a file to produce this exploit – the Mac will helpfully disguise your malicious script for you if you give it the right extension. Crazy. heise online – Apple Safari Browser Automatically Executes Shell Scripts

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