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Some proportion of users will accept the download just to get their browser back, and then the malware vendor merely has to wait for the binary to be run.
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Other privileges could be similarly granted based on user designation or simple rules.
Most operating systems and applications were not written with this in mind, so systems like Polaris from HP labs shows how you can allow apps to run with less than currentuser permissions on Windows.
People often forget that POLA means two things at the same time.
Unlike static sandboxes, Polaris doesn't appreciably affect the user experience. In fact, one HP executive used a preAlpha form of Polaris for three days without knowing it was on his machine. Polaris does its magic without changing applications or even the operating system. Nor does it depend on intercepting system calls. Instead, when users "Polarize" a credit card Canada Goose Shop Online
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The attacker may use a vulnerability on the browser to complete the malware code around the client's computer. Most malware which i seen obscure their shell code using Base64 and compression in the JS file or embedded in to the HTML. Once the JS code is executed on the clients computer, it uses 'deflate' and 'eval' to complete whatever code is encoded on the string. The malware usually takes advantage of a buffer overflow vulnerability around the browser to execute shell code around the clients machine.
If you are getting multiple random popouts from legitimate website, this can be an indication that the computer might well be infected with something. Make sure that your AV and AntiSpyware solutions are up to date and running correctly. Also, check whats running on the computer using tools like process explorer and autoruns.