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March 1st, 2013, 02:35 PM #1HTML5 & Hard Drive Problems?
It seems as if Firefox will be the only browser not affected.
Is this going to be a major problem for people?
What should a PC owner do to prevent this?
HTML5 is a main way webmasters are building responsive sites, so
shouldn't this be a concern?
Unless you use Firefox, HTML5 LocalStorage can completely fill your hard drive | News | Geek.com
HTML5 flaw in leading browsers invites junk data storage | PCWorld
HTML5 Exploit Can Allow Websites To Fill Up Your Hard Drive | Ubergizmo
HTML5 Weakness Allows Data Dump On Hard disks
HTML5 Web Storage loophole can be abused to fill hard disks with junk data - PC Advisor
HTML5 Hole in Major Browsers Lets Sites Fill Up Your Hard Dive | Maximum PC
Last edited by Rhia7; March 1st, 2013 at 02:47 PM.~Rhia7 -- Remember the 7
March 1st, 2013, 02:57 PM #2
Upgrade your browsers when they fix it - which they will.
I looked out my window earlier, and the sky has not fallen due to the sequester , suspect it won't fall because of a temporary browser issue, either...Salty kisses, Sandy toes, and a Pirate's heart...
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