Vulnerability: Yahoo! messenger

A vulnerability has been reported in Yahoo! Messenger, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct Cross-Site Scripting attacks.

According to a report posted on Secunia Security Advisories, the vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error in the ActiveX component "yauto.dll" in the "Open()" function.

For the full report, check out Computerworld’s article at: http://www.computerworld.com.au/index.php?id=1138646646

The Secunia advisory is available at: http://www.secunia.com/advisories/10342/

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