Wikipedia toolbar flaw

Wikipedia Toolbar on Firefox Open to Attack

[img_assist|nid=1787|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=115|height=115]A critical vulnerability in the Wikipedia Toolbar extension for Firefox has been discovered that can be exploited by an attacker to compromise a victim’s system. According to the Secunia report, the cause of the problem is due to the application using invalidated input in a call to eval() which can be exploited to execute arbitrary JavaScript code.

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