[olug] [ot] chrome
bwatson1979 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 6 14:31:35 UTC 2010
I'll have to side with Luke on this one. Sure, the PDF spec has a
execute, but the vulnerabilities arise in the client-side
implementation of the PDF spec. Adobe has been screwing this up all
the time with Reader.
On Sun, Dec 5, 2010 at 10:17 PM, Will Langford <unfies at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Extra crap? Holes? Protection? Are you seriously talking about PDF?
>> I'm not aware of any holes, or any need for a sandbox.
>> What does PDF have to do with Flash anyhow? PDF is an open standard, with
>> least one viewer (Okular) far superior to Adobe's for Linux. It's more or
>> just compression for GhostScript...
> to... even get away from crafty things like that... how about something much
> PDF hasn't been 'just a text formatter' for a very long time....
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