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Thursday, 9 February 2006, 12:53 AM EST

A flaw in the Microsoft Windows help system could be exploited to run arbitrary code with the privileges of the target user, according to a security advisory released this week.

The issue lies in the HTML Help Workshop, which helps developers compress content and graphics into a compiled help file.

At SecurityFocus.

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