Major Windows Cursor Vulnerability Announced

Discussion in 'Technology' started by Mirage, Mar 31, 2007.

  1. Mirage

    Mirage Administrator Staff Member V.I.P.

    Apparently a code similar to that used by websites to change the appearance of your cursor can be used to attack a vulnerability in all recent versions of Windows including Vista.

    Cursor hole puts Windows PCs at risk | CNET News.com

    I hope we see a patch for this soon.. Obviously it's not good news for anybody. I guess just be careful what sites you go to in the near future as this becomes more widely known about by would be hackers and virus builders.

    Until a fix is released it would seem that every Windows based computer is at risk... Bummer!
     

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