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graeme_p - 2:52 pm on Oct 22, 2012 (gmt 0)
True, I have never heard of download + execute without user intervention in Linux.
It is this bit of your previous statement that I say is no longer true:
|And THEN you must give it permission to execute. |
The issue has not lead to any problems so far, but it is an unfortunate removal of one layer of protection.
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