View Full Version : Microsoft exploses Firefox users to malware

10-17-2009, 03:25 AM
Link (http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=4614&tag=content;col1)

Remember that Microsoft .NET Framework Assistant add-on that Microsoft sneaked into Firefox without explicit permission from end users?

Well, the code in that add-on has a serious code execution vulnerability that exposes Firefox users to the “browse and you’re owned” attacks that are typically used in drive-by malware downloads. .