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JavaScript Security Error

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11:44 am on Jun 13, 2003 (gmt 0)

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[securityfocus.com...]

Opera, Mozilla & Netscape with javascript enabled are vulnerable
to remote command execution. This has been tested on Microsoft,
and many many Unices. Macintosh may also be vuln.

Ironically enough, IE is unaffected.

Versions: all current versions , not sure how far back
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Impact: Critical - Go Threatcon , it's ya berfday!

11:52 am on June 13, 2003 (gmt 0)

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Seems to affect the java portion of the browser gaining access through the JavaScript?
12:05 pm on June 13, 2003 (gmt 0)

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So "Unices" is the plural of Unix? I never knew that!