[cap-talk] Javascript power box

Karp, Alan H alan.karp at hp.com
Thu Oct 11 12:34:26 EDT 2007

Ihab wrote:
>   Adobe AIR security concerns
>   http://www.itwriting.com/blog/?p=261
The solution is to run the browser and AIR applications in a restricted
user account.  Smart people do that with the Windows runAs facility.
Really smart people use Polaris.

Note that the security concerns discussed in that blog go back to
Immutable Law #1.

Alan Karp
Principal Scientist
Virus Safe Computing Initiative
Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
1501 Page Mill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
(650) 857-3967, fax (650) 857-7029

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