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Re: [edlug] Big blue v Big poo



On Tue, Mar 30, 2004 at 09:42:40AM +0100, Dick Middleton wrote:

> An emacs lisp virus can only damage the space of the user whose 
> priviledges it runs under.  Normally that means it cannot touch system 
> files and settings.  

  True.

> In Windoze users can install anything over system files and change
> any configuration.

  This is no longer the case, thankfully.

Steve
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