Microsoft: Use MS Word in Safe Mode


Use Microsoft Word in safe mode to protect against targeted zero day attacks. That's the advice from Microsoft's security response team to counter known attacks against a serious code execution vulnerability in the widely used word processing program.

In a pre-patch security advisory, Microsoft said the flaw can be exploited when a user opens a specially crafted Word file using a malformed object pointer. Microsoft: Use MS Word in Safe Mode

Linked by shanmuga Wednesday, 24th May 2006 3:38AM