Exploits for Windows flaws released

Monday, 27 December 2004, 8:26 AM EST

A Chinese group claims it has found four vulnerabilities in Microsoft's Windows operating system and has posted details about the same to a public mailing list.

The group has released proof of concept code and says that one of these flaws, in the Windows help file parsing program, can be exploited on systems which are patched with the second service pack for Windows XP.

By Sam Varghese at The Age.

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