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Microsoft IE6 zero day exploit

In this article, it is revealed that Micrrosoft had been informed about the vulnerability that affected IE6 and lead to the penetration of Gorogle and Adrobe sometimes last november. Now, I am not a security expert, but I do not … Continue reading

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Google Chrome security fail – Weak SSL ciphers first!

Google Chrome 3 uses bad security practices by providing SSL/TLS with weak ciphers first: RC4 with MD5 and only then 3DES with SHA1. Chrome does not support AES encryption! Maybe not a security vulnerability, but it is a serious security weakness for Chrome. Continue reading

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Windows 7 UAC security thoughts

I read today, that Windows 7 UAC is vulnerable to an escalation attack (see here). To sum this up in a few words, Windows 7’s UAC is basically Windows Vista’s UAC, but Microsoft tried to make it easier on the … Continue reading

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