Re: What is the worst a browser exploit could do in Ubuntu?
I haven't seen anybody mention Qubes in this thread. Are any of you aware of it? I believe it is supposed to (among other things) prevent the sort of keylogging between X applications being discussed here. Here's a link to the Qubes website: http://qubes-os.org/Home.html. Here's a link to a blog post where one of the Qubes developers discusses keylogging between X applications specifically: http://theinvisiblethings.blogspot.c...isolation.html.
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