Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 4th Jan 2006 22:45 UTC
Windows The saga around the WMF flaw in Windows continues. "A cryptographically signed version of Microsoft's patch for the Windows Metafile vulnerability accidentally leaked onto the Internet late Tuesday, adding a new wrinkle to the company's round-the-clock efforts to stop the flow of malicious exploits. The MSRC (Microsoft Security Response Center) acknowledged that a slip-up caused 'a fast-track, pre-release version of the update' to be posted to a security community site and urged users to 'disregard' the premature update."
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How do I know if computer is infected?
by Thomas2005 on Thu 5th Jan 2006 06:27 UTC
Thomas2005
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2005-11-07

What are the symptoms of infections? If I click on a WMF file Windows Media Player starts, but then displays a message saying there was an error and I am given the option of sending an error report or not. How would I go about reinstalling WMP or finding out if other system files are damaged and need fixing?

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