As it seems to go in security research, a few people working independently come to the same conclusions. At the same time one of our crack researchers was researching exploits in Firefox, VitalSecurity was working in the same direction.
Any alternative browser user need only go to Lyricspy to see what can happen (WARNING-THIS IS SPYWARE DOWNLOAD SITE).
This is the real problem with spyware. People click on things and that lands them into trouble.
Much more later on this story….