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Security hole closed in Google Desktop

8:08 am on Feb 21, 2007 (gmt 0)

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Wired story:

A potentially devastating hole in Google Inc.'s prevalent desktop search product could have exposed personal files on users' computers to data thieves. Google fixed the defect within weeks of being informed about it and says it has no evidence the vulnerability was exploited.

Google Shuts Hole in Desktop Product [news.wired.com]