2010-12-06 Privacy, Security 3 Comments
Whats the chance we’ll be seeing this plugin on other browers?
There’s also a Firefox a plugin called No-Script.
I started pondering over the true interest of their work when I saw this:
Seems like a lost battle, just like it is as to the desktop virus battle.
In the paper linked to in the article above, Microsoft Research claims a false positive rate at “a fraction of 1%”.
Unfortunately, without knowing exactly what fraction of 1% they’re talking about, we won’t know whether the average user sees a false positive every few minutes, every few hours, or every few days…