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Old 01-05-11, 16:57
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Default Microsoft warns of thumbnail hole in Windows

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In a security advisory, Microsoft warns of a new, previously unknown security hole in Windows which can be exploited to inject and execute arbitrary code. Sample code that demonstrates how to go about an exploit is already in circulation.
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According to Microsoft's security advisory, all versions of Windows except Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 are vulnerable. Microsoft say that they are currently not aware of any attacks which try to exploit the reported vulnerability. However, this could soon change, as a Metasploit module for creating suitable malicious files was released almost simultaneously with Microsoft's advisory.
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Old 01-05-11, 17:01
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Default Re: Microsoft warns of thumbnail hole in Windows

I guess a patch is in the works.
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