Large scale IM virus attack feared
Security researchers are seeing the first signs of a large-scale virus attack taking advantage of a known flaw in the way JPEG images are processed in Microsoft Windows products.
Just days after warning that proof-of-concept exploits were circulating, the SANS Internet Storm Center (ISC) said it had received reports that a "GDIplus.dll" exploit embedded on porn images was making the rounds on adult newsgroups.
By Ryan Naraine at internetnews.com
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