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- -- (deprecated) Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista)
- ---- Microsoft offers workaround for zero-day exploit
swa66 - 8:05 pm on Jul 8, 2009 (gmt 0)
|And yet it's included, active, and gives the hackers access to the local user account. |
That's the gist of ActiveX: expose methods to the web at large.
If you don;t need it (there is no use beyond windowsupdate, use another browser than IE.
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