[tex-live] ConTeXt in TL on Windows broken
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Tue Jun 1 16:48:12 CEST 2010
On 1 June 2010 14:42, Philip Taylor (Webmaster, Ret'd)
<P.Taylor at rhul.ac.uk> wrote:
> Mojca Miklavec wrote:
>> (Of course one could argue that the fact that ConTeXt doesn't work on
>> Windows is in fact a security feature as well :)
> Is Context /really/ that bad/dangerous ?!
If an attacker would place a rogue texlua.exe in the current directory
(not that hard on windows), then you get arbitrary code execution if
you pick up executables from there. Is that bad enough?
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