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IrfanView plug-in updated to fix arbitrary code execution flaw

The jpeg2000 (JP2) plug-in for the Windows-based image viewing and editing application IrfanView has been updated to address a vulnerability that can lead to arbitrary code execution, Cisco's Talos division has reported.

Microsoft bug linked to spy campaigns, bank thefts reportedly took 6 months to fix

A zero-day bug in Microsoft Office and WordPad that hackers exploited to spy on targeted users, implant malware, and steal banking credentials took nine months to fix, according to news reports.

Hot & Cold: Adobe apples hotfixes to ColdFusion to help prevent XSS exploit

Adobe Systems on Tuesday issued a series of hotfixes that addresses an input validation flaw in multiple versions of its ColdFusion web application development platform.