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exploits

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Author of Rickrolling song says Google 'exploited' him

Pete Waterman, the man who co-authored "Never Gonna Give You Up," says the song's music video was viewed 150 million times but he made $16.

By April 13, 2009

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Microsoft issues patches, including one for IE exploit

Patch Tuesday includes host of fixes for critical holes in Internet Explorer, Word, and Excel, and important holes in IIS Web server product and other software.

By June 9, 2009

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Report: Rivals can exploit Kindle shortcomings

Amazon's Kindle will face increasing competition from cheaper and more versatile e-readers over the next few years, says a new Forrester report.

By June 1, 2009

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Report: Attackers exploit IIS hole to breach university server

Indiana university hit by attackers exploiting a hole in Microsoft Internet Information Services software.

By May 20, 2009

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Microsoft: Scareware, PDF exploits rise

The company's latest Security Intelligence Report shows a rise in the use of rogue security software and attacks targeting PDF, Word, and other common file formats.

By April 8, 2009

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Safari hole exploited in seconds at security conference

Charlie Miller, who won a contest by hacking a MacBook Air last year, exploits a security hole in Safari within seconds at the CanSecWest security conference.

By March 18, 2009

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Attack exploits unpatched Excel security hole

Windows users are warned to avoid opening suspicious attachments as Microsoft races to get a fix out for security hole in Excel.

By February 24, 2009

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New exploit targets IE 7 hole patched last week

Windows users are being urged to get the latest Microsoft security update or risk getting attacked via a hole in IE 7 that can be exploited to install a backdoor.

By February 17, 2009

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Critical IE 7 exploit making the rounds

Microsoft issues warning of a nefarious Internet Explorer 7 exploit that is making the rounds, which carries the potential of installing malware onto users' computers.

By December 16, 2008

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Microsoft: Hole exploit endangers all IE versions

Users of Microsoft's browser are at risk from untrusted as well as trusted sites, as attacks seek to drop password stealers and Trojan horses onto systems.

By December 12, 2008