Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sun 20th Nov 2005 01:14 UTC, submitted by Stephen Robinson
Internet Explorer (by the way, check their brand new mobile site too) reader Olegil demonstrates how to read Windows' clipboard, by using the IE 5+ clipboard API. IE's clipboard API is a known design-decision feature which allows for better interoperability with Office/VBA. But as Olegil shows, the rules of the game are too loose and information can be stolen and stored on a remote server.
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RE[2]: Not news...
by Juerd on Sun 20th Nov 2005 15:42 UTC in reply to "RE: Not news..."
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That's just not true. Most people DO NOT KNOW that their software is unsafe, and that there is free replacement software that is less unsafe.

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