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January 2, 2006

WMF vulnerability!

Filed under: Links — rakhesh @ 8:06 am

Happy New Year folks! :)

There’s a WMF vulnerability on the loose! (Basically, its a vulnerability for all version of Windows. A very critical vulnerability. To do with the code in Windows that displays pictures, their thumbnails, and the like. Once affected, your machine downloads spyware and soon things are pretty messy. § §

I plan to follow SANS’s advice and install the unofficial patch as well as unregister the DLL.

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