On Tue, 10 Jul 2001, kevin lyda wrote:
> yes. however read http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-1995-10.html and
> note the solution.
> as long as ghostscript was invoked with -dSAFER, it should be fine.
> unix had a slew of such holes. emacs mode lines, malicious
> explotation of . $PATH. others i'm sure.
oh definitely. Unix != security.
> mainframes. surely a few *new* mistakes would be nice rather then
> just remaking the old ones (albeit on a larger and more public
those who don't learn from Unix are condemned to reinvent it - poorly.
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