Exploit-for-sale hacker pins bug on Vista’s email app

Monday, 2 April 2007, 12:36 AM EST

A bug in Windows Vista’s built-in email program can be used by hackers to run malicious code on a victimised PC, according to a researcher who last month touted an exploit-for-sale service.

Microsoft acknowledged the report, and says it is investigating the vulnerability.

At Computerworld.

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