Re: Google Chrome Automatic File Download

From: Razi Shaban <razishaban@gmail.com>
To: nerex@live.com <nerex@live.com>
Cc: bugtraq@securityfocus.com
Subject: Re: Google Chrome Automatic File Download
Date:


On 2 Sep 2008 22:58:27 -0000, nerex@live.com <nerex@live.com> wrote:
> Google's Chrome (BETA) allows files (e.g. executable files) to be automatically downloaded to the user's computer without any user prompt.
>
>  To check the flaw, open a URL that points to an executable file.
>
>  nerex
>

There's a huge difference between downloading and running. If a file
that is unwanted is auto-downloaded, just delete it. No harm done.


--
Razi





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