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Old 18th June 2011
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Default Microsoft says WebGL isn't secure enough

From http://www.h-online.com/security/new...h-1262818.html

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In the spirit of the famous articlePDF by Edsger Dijkstra, Microsoft says, in a piece entitled "WebGL considered harmful", that the 3D technology is not secure enough for its products. The blog post lists three reasons for this conclusion: first, browser support for WebGL gives web applications direct access to hardware; second, there could be security flaws in third-party software (such as in graphics drivers); and finally, Microsoft says that operating systems do not currently offer any protection against denial-of-service attacks on graphics cards.
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