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Re: [Full-disclosure] Month of ActiveX Bug

From: Dude VanWinkle <dudevanwinkle_at_nospam>
Date: Thu May 03 2007 - 19:39:11 GMT
To: "Larry Seltzer" <Larry@larryseltzer.com>


On 5/3/07, Larry Seltzer <Larry@larryseltzer.com> wrote:
> >>I know Larry, wtf is an office exploit good for? nothing thats what..
>
> It's not an Office exploit, it's an exploit in a 3rd-party add-on
> package. And not an especially popular one.
>
> You do understand the difference, don't you?

whoops! I do now,

I think I missed the OCX part at the end of your earlier email (and visiting the site woulda helped too :-(

D'oh!

Looks like this guy is reporting the month of OCX bugs that crash Office applications, but I guess MOO-COA doesnt sound as cool,

sorry for doubting you Lar,

>
> Larry Seltzer
> eWEEK.com Security Center Editor
> http://security.eweek.com/
> http://blogs.eweek.com/cheap_hack/
> Contributing Editor, PC Magazine
> larryseltzer@ziffdavis.com
>



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