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RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 266533

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defect
RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 266533
14 years ago
12 years ago

People

(Reporter: csthomas, Assigned: dveditz)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows Vista
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Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

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The URL has some technical data on lowering a process's privileges and what IE does with it's "protected mode".  We should look into this.

Updated

13 years ago
OS: Windows XP → Windows Vista

Comment 1

13 years ago
Any changes made will have major ramifications on native-code add-ins (e.g., Flash Player) and probably require revised versions of them to work properly. (Flash Player made lots of changes to its ActiveX control to work well in Protected Mode.)

Comment 2

13 years ago
Is this a duplicate of bug #266533?
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 266533
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