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Re: unix and email viruses

On Mon, Mar 03, 2008 at 09:06:43AM +0200, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> On 03/03/2008, Andrew Sackville-West <andrew@farwestbilliards.com> wrote:
> >  sql injections are 'data' trying to be executable, aren't they? I know
> >  that generally folks aren't trying to "open" sql "attachements"
> >  (whatever the hell that might mean) from mutt...
> No, SQL injection is 'data' trying to run unauthorized queries on the database:
> http://what-is-what.com/what_is/sql_injection.html

for some definition of executable. It's data doing something besides
just sitting there being data, but it's a semantic point. I think
we're in agreement that lack of root access only an impediment, not a


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