Some email clients are vulnerable to attacks via 'mailto' links

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    Some email clients are vulnerable to attacks via 'mailto' links
    GNOME Evolution, KDE KMail, IBM/HCL Notes, and older versions of Thunderbird found to be vulnerable
    August 18, 2020

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/some-email-clients-are-vulnerable-to-attacks-via-mailto-links/
    Research paper: "Mailto: Me Your Secrets - On Bugs and Features in Email End-to-End Encryption"
    (PDF - 363 KB): https://www.nds.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/media/nds/veroeffentlichungen/2020/08/15/mailto-paper.pdf
     
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