[FFmpeg-devel] sws support xyz input floors MS Antivirus Program

Paul B Mahol onemda at gmail.com
Mon May 6 15:29:28 CEST 2013

On 5/6/13, Jan Ehrhardt <phpdev at ehrhardt.nl> wrote:
> Nicolas George in gmane.comp.video.ffmpeg.devel (Mon, 6 May 2013
> 14:43:56 +0200):
>>I already made the second point, you missed it: by crashing MSE
>> harmlessly,
>>ffmpeg is making the users' boxes more secure, not less.
> I did not miss it. Given that it will not be clear to some users what
> causes the crash, I question the method. They will have an unprotected
> system for a while and, just because of that, will hesitate to download
> and install another virusscanner.
> My point: a system without any (active) virusscanner is less secure than
> a system with the vulnerable MSE up and running.

Having MSE up and running is like having no active/passive virusscanner
of any kind.

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