Virus writers focus on image bug

Friday, 24 September 2004, 12:55 PM EST

The bug only came to light last week, but code is now circulating that could be used to attack vulnerable machines.

Some security experts said conditions were right to turn the bug into a widely exploited problem.

But others said there was still time to patch machines and ensure that virus writers were prevented from scoring a big success.

At the BBC.

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