from the oops-they-did-it-again dept.
thedude13 writes " Infoworld is running a story about a major security hole in AOL ® Instant Messenger(TM) and how it handles away messages. AIM is vulnerable to a buffer overflow via the auto-response away message mechanism. Yet another reason to switch to, IMHO, a better client such as gaim."
"The pathology is to want control, not that you ever get it, because of
course you never do."
-- Gregory Bateson