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Re: Download Managers
From: Leo Security <security () fastmail fm>
Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2003 20:00:00 -0500

I think the download manager from Real Networks had some privacy issue like it let the Real know the type of stuff you were downloading so they tailored the advertising accordingly. I am not sure whether the issue is still there or not.

Leo


Leon Pholi wrote:
Hi,

Just wondering on thoughts about download managers- do they pose are
security risk? Any known to be trojaned? The one I use is GetRight, does
anyone know if this one has known security issues?

Any thoughts appreciated, thanks.

Leon




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