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Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2012 00:54:12 -0500
From: Eitan Adler <>
Cc: "Steven M. Christey" <>, Nick Treleaven <>, 
	Colomban Wendling <>, Enrico Troeger <>, 
	Matthew Brush <>, Frank Lanitz <>,,
Subject: Re: Geany IDE not escaping filenames during
 compilation / build - a security issue or not?

On 12 December 2012 11:51, Jan Lieskovsky <> wrote:
> The questions:
> 1) should Geany escape the filenames?,

Up to the maintainers.

> 2) is this a security issue or not?

Unlikely.  Is there a way a malicious document could cause code
execution without user action?

Eitan Adler

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