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It may be possible to exploit the bug for "good" reasons like patching the bug, but the patches that are out now don't seem to properly plug the exploit, and as with any update there are plenty of considerations that could end up bricking the application.

Aside from the "it's not yours to fix" angle, you have to weigh the moral benefits of possibly patching the exploit, possibly crashing the application (I bet this is much more likely than a successful fix at this point), and wait-and-seeing whether the application owner patches the exploit on their own (along with the risk of a compromise in the mean time).

Edit: Of course there are a slew of legal issues with attempting this as well.




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