MySpace and Internet Explorer, the perfect hacker combination

A small hacker has little to pray for these days, as MySpace and unpatched Internet Explorer are enough to get him all the access he wants.

An advertisement for, found in so many MySpace sites and profiles, exploits a well-known vulnerability in Internet Explorer's handling of WMF files. Which means that you needn't click on a link or a photo to get infected all you have to do is to preview the site sporting a mined image and get your computer full of nasty malware. MySpace and Internet Explorer - the perfect hacker combination - Xatrix Security

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 21st July 2006 11:38PM