Re: open a jpeg get Xpeeed

From: SINNER (me_at_privacy.net)
Date: 09/16/04


Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2004 16:25:26 GMT


* Dave Uhring Wrote in alt.os.linux:

> On Thu, 16 Sep 2004 03:37:16 +0000, pjmj602 wrote:
>
>> You guys will like this one
>>
>> http://www.microsoft.com/security/bulletins/200409_jpeg.mspx
>
> That is *your* problem, you Windoze luser, not ours.
>
> User-Agent: Xnews/06.08.25
>

Not all of us are lucky enough to be able to run Linux at work you
know.

Its a buffer overrun in the picture format isnt it? Isnt it possible
that some Linux programs that view that format could also be exploited?

-- 
David