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Submission + - Apple Patches Flaw That Lets Sites Photograph You

Gruber Duckie writes: Apple's security update 2006-008, posted yesterday, is a little more interesting than it sounds. According to information (and a demo!) posted at Macslash the "information leak" mentioned in Apple's advisory actually makes it possible for a web site to send whatever your (isight) web cam sees up to the server. I'm glad they fixed this quickly.

"A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a simple system that worked." -- John Gall, _Systemantics_

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