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New vulnerability in quartz.dll Quicktime parsing


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#1 buddy215

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Posted 28 May 2009 - 05:25 PM

New vulnerability in quartz.dll Quicktime parsing
http://blogs.technet.com/srd/archive/2009/...me-parsing.aspx
The above link include work-a-rounds.


More info:
Microsoft Warns Of 'Browse-And-Get-Owned' DirectX Flaw
http://www.techweb.com/article/showArticle...mp;section=News
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Posted 28 May 2009 - 07:35 PM

Hopefully running as a LUA with HIPS will protect me from any unwanted ".exe" until the inevitable Automatic Update from M$.
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Posted 28 May 2009 - 07:42 PM

Im using Vista so i wont get this. :D

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Posted 28 May 2009 - 08:46 PM

Would providing an advisory for backing up the registry be a good thing to do now since one of the workarounds is deleting a registry key? Just suggesting just in case someone may end up deleting the wrong key by accident or something.....I don't know....just wanting to take precautions.

.....and shutting up...

Edited by scff249, 28 May 2009 - 08:50 PM.

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