Another Unofficial WMF Patch Released

Another unofficial patch for the Windows Metafile flaw is making the rounds. Security vendor ESET, makers of the NOD32 anti virus program, on Wednesday shipped an interim patch for the bug, almost a week before Microsoft Corp. is scheduled to release a properly tested security update.

Rick Moy, vice president of marketing and sales for ESET said the widespread use of Microsoft's operating system means that a "very large user base [is] susceptible" to the zero-day vulnerability. Another Unofficial WMF Patch Released

Linked by shanmuga Wednesday, 4th January 2006 8:44PM