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dll

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Windows DLL bug hits dozens of apps

A flaw in the way Windows handles dynamic-link library and related files likely affects hundreds of applications and has already been used in malicious attacks in the wild.

By August 24, 2010

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Buffer overflow in Internet Explorer vgx.dll (VML flaw)

Causes a denial-of-service (crash) and can allow remote access

By January 12, 2006

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Buffer overflow in Internet Explorer urlmon.dll

Causes a denial-of-service (crash) and can allow remote access.

By January 12, 2006

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Microsoft plugs hole related to Word-launched e-mails

One of Microsoft's three Patch Tuesday updates also addresses a dynamic-link library (DLL) vulnerability that has plagued applications recently.

By November 9, 2010

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Microsoft warns about application security flaw

The software maker says that it is looking into an issue that may leave many Windows programs subject to an attack mechanism known as DLL preloading, or binary planting.

By August 23, 2010

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COM object flaw in Internet Explorer 6

Three malformed dll files could trigger a denial of service attacks

By January 12, 2006

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Microsoft tells IE users how to defend against zero-day bug

In lieu of a fix, Microsoft offers workarounds to combat the bug that has left browser users open to attacks.

By April 30, 2014

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Adobe confirms targeted attacks due to security hole in Reader

Cybercriminals have already taken advantage of the latest security hole in Adobe Reader and Acrobat.

By February 14, 2013

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Microsoft to fix 13 holes in Windows, IIS, and Office

Four critical bulletins and five important bulletins coming on Patch Tuesday.

By September 9, 2010

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Researchers win $100,000 for Chrome hack that leaves Windows vulnerable

Researchers from MWR Labs find a way to exploit a Chrome vulnerability, sidestep Windows 7 safety measures, and do whatever they want on the operating system.

By March 7, 2013