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Google sets trap for Flash exploiters, crashes Chrome for users

By Rick · 6 replies
Mar 13, 2012
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  1. Last month, Google patched a critical Flash-based vulnerability which could allow hackers to circumvent Chrome's often trumpeted sandbox security feature. The update capped the maximum number of Flash JIT (just-in-time)…

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  2. Burty117

    Burty117 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,942   +708

    Good old Google humor, love it!
     
  3. j05hh

    j05hh TS Booster Posts: 147   +31

    That's awesome!
     
  4. Is hacking copywrited software and selling it to the highest bidder even legal? Can't they just sue Vupen?
     
  5. RzmmDX

    RzmmDX TS Guru Posts: 312   +67

    What the? Integrated Flash?

    I thought we were gonna switch from flash to html 5. :(
     
  6. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,716   +397

    I don't think you guys read the entire article:
     
  7. I call BS on this my flash still crashes no matter what!!!!!!!!!
    I have never exploited flash and don't see why I would need to and my flash somehow uses 1GB of memory most of the time and it crashes my chrome -.-
     

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