New IM worm using WMF vulnerability

Saturday, December 31st, 2005

There is news this morning of a new twist in the WMF vulnerability (it was only a matter of time.) There are reports of an instant messenger worm using the vulnerability to spread. Currently is reporting that the worm is spreading through the MSN messenger IM network and contains a malformed WMF file called [...]

Windows Metafile zeroday exploit

Wednesday, December 28th, 2005

There’s more on the WMF 0-day exploit… According to f-secure it’s being used to distribute the following nasties…. Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Agent.abs Trojan-Dropper.Win32.Small.zp Trojan.Win32.Small.ev.    Send article as PDF   

MS IE Javascript exploit for zero-day (0-day) vulnerability

Wednesday, November 30th, 2005

An exploit for last weeks zero-day (0-day) javascript vulnerability in Microsoft’s Internet Explorer is in the wild. I saw this post from Sunbelt a couple nights ago go up and disappear, at the time I didn’t have long enough to read it… It’s back today and there are instructions for mitigating the risk. However, there [...]


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