"Proof Of Concept" Code Published For Critical IE Bug

Security experts are warning Internet users to be careful where they click, thanks to a nasty unpatched bug in the way Microsoft (Profile, Products, Articles) Corp.'s Internet Explorer browser handles the JavaScript computer language. The bug is of particular concern because security researchers in the U.K. have now published "proof of concept" code showing how hackers could exploit the problem and possibly take over a Windows system. Hackers publish code for critical IE bug | InfoWorld | News | 2005-11-21 | By Robert McMillan, IDG News Service

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