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MSFT-JPEG Safe No More

First they came for the applications, no-one said a word, when they came for the macros, there was silence. Now they’ve come for the JPEGs who had always merely watched on the sidelines, thinking they were safe. There was no-one left to bear witness … Microsoft Warns of Critical JPEG Flaw “A security flaw in the way many Microsoft applications process JPEG images could allow an attacker to gain control over a computer running the software, Microsoft warned this week.”