Dont Talk to Strangers on Yahoo Messenger Webcam
No patch has been issued yet for a new zero-day in Yahoo Messenger Webcam.McAfee Avert Labs has uncovered a new zero-day in Yahoo Messenger Webcam and are warning people not to accept invites from people they dont trust until a patch is out. Avert Labs is calling this a "classic heap overflow" that can be triggered when a victim accepts a webcam invitation. The issue was first discovered when it was reported on security forums in China. Avert Labs notes in a blog posting that this problem is not the same as the one Yahoo patched in Junethat earlier vulnerability had to do with a buffer overflow in Yahoo Webcam ActiveX controls.
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