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December 2008

Beware of e-mails consist of a hyperlink to a “Christmas card”. If a user visits this site, he will see the following. The user will need to click on either button, get a Security Warning and will need to accept the fact that an executable is being run.
New Delhi, 11th December 2008: Quick Heal Technologies hosted Asia’s Premier Information Security Conference – Association of Anti-Virus Asia Researchers (AVAR 2008 International Conference) for the very first time in New Delhi, India. AVAR 2008 was a unique three day event showcasing the latest technologies in Information Security and Anti...
Microsoft has announced that they will be releasing an out of cycle security bulletin tomorrow for the IE zero day vulnerability being exploited. Click here for more information. Many site were discovered hosting the exploit code, which were injected using SQL Injection attacks. The site pages were having links to...
Overview of the December 2008 Microsoft patches and their status. 8 crtical and important updates have been covered. MS08-070 Multiple vulnerabilities in activeX controls from visual basic 6.0’s runtime allow random code execution. Also affects Visual studio, Foxpro, Frontpage, and MS Project. The vulnerable files are distributed with 3rd party...