MS Investigating Vista Zero Day Exploit Sale

Microsoft's security response team is trying to verify the accuracy of reports that underground hackers are selling zero day exploits for Windows Vista.

The company said it is aware of claims by anti-virus vendor Trend Micro that Vista exploits are being peddled in underground security forums in the price range of $50,000, but a spokesperson stressed that Microsoft was not contacted directly by any parties about the vulnerability report. Security Watch - Exploits and Attacks - MS Investigating Vista Zero-Day Exploit Sale

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