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Windows has a critical bug abused through QuickTime

June 04, 2009  Malware News

Microsoft confirmed the existence of a significant security hole in Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 operating systems. An attacker sends a special QuickTime type file allowing him to take control of the victim's PC. This bug problem can be resolved by following instructions on the Microsoft support website which blocks the quartz.dll library that is abused by the attackers.

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