Block unknown malware and trojans

Registered by Kees Cook on 2009-04-28

Discuss methods to block unknown malware and trojans in Ubuntu. This must deal with the various weaknesses that currently exist in Nautilus, Firefox, etc, especially due to the MIME database and associated helpers (Wine, Java, etc).
 - .desktop files: https://launchpad.net/bugs/153438
 - .exe files: https://launchpad.net/bugs/309214
 - .jar files: https://launchpad.net/bugs/313439

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Status:
Not started
Approver:
Rick Clark
Priority:
Undefined
Drafter:
Marc Deslauriers
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
None
Definition:
Discussion
Series goal:
None
Implementation:
Unknown
Milestone target:
None

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