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Hackers post code for new IE attack
Written by Gizmo   
Monday, 18 September 2006 10:17

Read the full story at PC World:

"Hackers have discovered a new vulnerability in Internet Explorer, and they've released code that could be used to attack users of Microsoft's popular browser.

The vulnerability is similar to a bug that Microsoft patched last month in a multimedia component of Internet Explorer, according to Vincent Hwang, a group product manager with Symantec's Security Response team.

Though a sample exploit of the vulnerability was posted earlier this week by hackers on the Web site, Symantec has yet to see the code used in any attacks, according to Hwang."

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