Windows hit by yet another WMF hole

Wednesday, 8 February 2006, 9:42 AM EST

Microsoft has issued a warning against a new vulnerability in the Windows Meta File (WMF) image format that affects older versions of its Internet Explorer browser.

The vulnerability exists in Internet Explorer versions 5.5 running on Windows 2000 and and 5.01 on Windows Millennium, also known as Windows ME.

At vnunet.

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