Thursday, February 22, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Qualcomm Introduces First Integrated 802.11ax-ready Solution for Smartphones
Google Brings Digital Assistant to Nest Camera
ARM Wants to Integrate a SIM Card into SoCs for IoT
Qualcomm Announces New Snapdragon 845 Mobile VR Reference Design, Qualcomm TrueWireless Stereo Technology
Broadcom Lowers Offer for Qualcomm
Fujitsu Releases with the new 2 in 1 Tablet STYLISTIC Q738
AMD Brings x86 'Zen' Architecture to the Embedded Market With new Ryzen Processors
Battery Makers Struggle to Source Cobalt, Including Apple
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Image f...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, September 16, 2004
Image flaw exposes Windows PCs


Computer users could be open to attack from malicious hackers because of the way that Windows displays some images.

Microsoft has issued a warning about a critical vulnerability in Windows that could let carefully crafted pictures act as bearers of malicious code, according to BBC.

The flaw was found in the code that the operating system and other Windows programs use to display images prepared in the popular Jpeg format.

The vulnerability has been found in more than a dozen Microsoft programs.

At risk programs include Office XP 2003, Office 2003, Windows Server 2003, Internet Explorer 6 plus some versions of Digital Image Pro and Picture It.

The software giant urged all users who are at risk to download and install a patch for the vulnerability. More information available at news.bbc.co.uk.


Previous
Next
Sony announces new PSX models for Japan        All News        Semiconductor Technology Supporting Digital High Definition Video Camcoder, HDR-FX1
Sony announces new PSX models for Japan     General Computing News      Yahoo buys Musicmatch for $160 million

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Windows Defender ATP Coming to Windows 7 and Windows 8.1
Microsoft Reports Quarterly Revenue and Profit on Cloud and Office Consumer Products
Windows Diagnostic Data Viewer Will Show You What Data Microsoft Gets From Your PC
Microsoft Takes On Chromebooks With Education Windows 10 Devices starting at $189
Some Microsoft Meltdown Patches Freeze AMD PCs
Microsoft Plans Expansion of Redmond Campus
Microsoft Expands Deal With SAP to Use and Sell More of Each Other's Cloud Services
Top Black Friday deals from Microsoft
Microsoft Cloud Continues to Grow, Powers First Quarter Results
Microsoft to Buy Wind Energy From GE's new Wind Farm in Ireland
Microsoft Brings the Edge Browser to iOS and Android
Microsoft Announces First Windows S Devices, Brings cloud, AI and Mixed Reality to Businesses

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .