comScore receives spyware allegations

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Market research company comScore Networks has allegedly been found installing its market research software without a user’s consent. The company, which tracks a user’s clicks and other surfing habits, claims to have over a million users of its software and is the only major online market research company that works with third parties. comScore sells […]

Java code-check tech combined in JOR

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Fortify Software Inc. and the FindBugs project have launched a free service that will scan open-source Java software for bugs in the code. The Java Open Review project (JOR) lets open-source projects run audits of their source code using Fortify’s source code analysis software and the University of Maryland’s FindBugs tool. Story at computerworld.com

Microsoft Word Unspecified Code Execution Vulnerability

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Description:A vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Word, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user’s system. The vulnerability is caused due to an unspecified error when processing Word documents. No more information is currently available. According to Microsoft, this is a different vulnerability than: SA23232 NOTE: The vulnerability is already being […]


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