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Old 09-21-2004   #1
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Toolbar scripting vulnerability

Reports are being made that the Google Toolbar has an exploit that can allow the execution of unauthorised scripts via the toolbar itself:

http://www.securitytracker.com/alert...p/1011351.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11210
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Old 09-22-2004   #2
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Yes but, this can only be accomplished via the local zone -- and not from a remote location such as a malicious website. A person must first gain access to your machine. I can think of a lot more things to do to a machine that I have access to than exploiting ones Googlebar.
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Absolutely! Once someone gets this far you are busted - toolbar or no toolbar!
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Update to this vulnerability in this thread.
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