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Re: [FD] Mozilla extensions: a security nightmare
Reindl Harald <h.reindl@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> that's all fine but
> * nothing new, independent of lightning
> * how do you imagine a restricted user install a extension otherwise
Real sandboxing, if not possible, give the users the possibility to activate admin-installed extension, and not the possibility to install every shit which comes with a "I am free" or "I am sexy" tag.
> * and no - he must not do that is not a acceptable solution
Yes it is.
> security and usability are always a tradeoff
Not always, and if, sometimes security has to win.
> hence the topic *is* nonsense
No, it is not
Just my 4 cent