[in] Re: [Full-Disclosure] IE is just as safe as FireFox
frank at knobbe.us
Sat Nov 20 16:53:43 GMT 2004
On Sat, 2004-11-20 at 08:20, joe wrote:
> I agree with your initial comment, they can both be changed. I also agree
> they both do little.
> I don't agree that the hardcoding in the source does anything for you.
Well, it *allows* you to change the ID of the superuser account to
something else. But of course that is obfuscation, and is quickly
discovered (just check what ID owns /bin/* and so on). Nevertheless, you
have the *ability* to change the ID. You can't do that with Windows.
(Yeah, cheap shot I know... ;)
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