June 8th, 2007, 18:30 PM
Denial-of-Service Attack Targets Windows XP
A vulnerability was uncovered in the way Windows Graphics Device Interface handles icon image files that leaves systems open to denial-of-service attacks.
GDI+ is an application programming interface that allows programmers to display information on screens and printers, as well as process ICO image files.
According to a security advisory by the [url=http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/290961]U...