Microsoft Issues Warning In Regards To ActiveX Attacks

July 8, 2008

Microsoft has put out a warning in reagrds to active, targeted attacks being carried in the ActiveX control used for Microsoft Access..Boston (ChattahBox) – Microsoft has put out a warning in regards to active, targeted attacks being carried in the ActiveX control used for Microsoft Access.

Microsoft has stated that the attacks can allow hackers to gain full rights over their computer system.

The ActiveX control, is included in all supported versions of Microsoft Office Access except for the 2007 version.

The only workaround to this point is to block it from activating in Internet Explorer.


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