from the uninstall-it-now-man dept.
Mr2001 writes "A recent thread on the Greasemonkey mailing list suggests that the popular Firefox extension is fatally insecure. It seems rogue pages can read any file from your disk and send it to any site, using an XmlHttpRequest. Time to uninstall GM?"
Real Programs don't use shared text. Otherwise, how can they use functions
for scratch space after they are finished calling them?