Google Gears: Initial Thoughts on Security Implications
by Nitesh Dhanjani
It's a good idea to brain-storm in the possible security implications of Google Gears because it facilitates web code to act upon the user's local disk (sand-boxed with the browser's same origin policy). I've spent a few minutes looking at the architecture, and here are my initial thoughts:
You make a very good point here, Nitesh.