Beating Microsoft to the punch

Ilfak Guilfanov is far from a household name.

But that may soon change as the Russian software developer's unauthorized Microsoft security patch is increasingly installed onto computers worldwide.

In a rare move, security experts at the SANS Institute's Internet Storm Center and at F-Secure are advising people to download Guilfanov's patch, which aims to fix a flaw in the Windows Meta File. Beating Microsoft to the punch | Tech News on ZDNet

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