Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Microsoft

+ - Did Microsoft Know About the IE Zero-Day flaw In Advance?-> 1

Submitted by
judgecorp
judgecorp writes "Microsoft issued an emergency patch for a flaw in the Internet Explorer browser on Friday, but there are hints that the firm may have known about the flaw two months ago. the notes to Microsoft's patch credit the TippingPoint Zero Day Initiative for finding the flaw, instead of Eric Romang, the researcher at Metasploit who made it public. ZDI's listings show its most recent report to Microsoft on 24 J uly, suggesting Microsoft may have known about this one for some time. The possibility raises questions about Microsoft's openness — as well as about the ethics of the zero day exploit market"
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Did Microsoft Know About the IE Zero-Day flaw In Advance?

Comments Filter:

Remember: Silly is a state of Mind, Stupid is a way of Life. -- Dave Butler

Working...