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#1 quietman7


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Posted 03 February 2007 - 09:18 AM

While various bits of North America have seen wintry flurries in the past fortnight, those in computer security have seen a flurry of four Microsoft-related zero-day exploits.

The first three of these flaws affect Microsoft Visual Studio:
* Microsoft Visual Studio .CNT Buffer Overflow
* Microsoft Visual Studio .HPJ Buffer Overflow
* Microsoft Visual Studio .RC Vulnerability

The fourth flaws affects Microsoft Word:
* Microsoft Word 0-Day Vulnerability IV

All four flaws would allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable machine...

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