WARNING - Critical Windows security flaw
12 hours on from you and i'm too tired to take it in tonight. i'll have another look in the morning.
g'night (opposite of g'day!)
In an indication of how seriously they view this vulnerability, Microsoft have now released their own fix for this problem, in spite of originally saying they weren't going to release it until 10 January.
- If you previously installed Ilfak Guilfanov's unofficial fix, it can be uninstalled from Control Panel | Add or Remove Programs.
- If you previously de=registered the shimgvw.dll file, it can be re-registered by going to Start | Run, and running:
- Download and install Microsoft's fix from: http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/update/bulletins/200601_WMF.mspx
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