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 Security problem
Security problem

timothy says ( 11 Sep 2002 ):

 

A little warning to all the XP users using windows messenger without SP1 installed. A serious flaw was discovered in the help and support center of XP, that even could wipe out all content of your hard drive. This concerns the hcp:// commands that are used to launch the help and support center, that are also automatically converted to a click-able link in Messenger.

Things you can do to prevent this from happening:
1a. Click here to fix it instantly. (it will show a new page you can click away)
1b. Remove the file
C:\windows\pchealth\helpctr\system\dfg\uplddrvinfo.htm
2. Install SP1 from the Microsoft site
3. Do not click on links in MSN / internet explorer that start with hcp://

[source the register]



 Terror
Terror

kutforum says ( 11 Sep 2002 ):

 

It's been 1 year, that the Twin Towers in New York have collapsed.
I want to encourage those innocent people who have been casualities of terrorism to keep the spirit and the courage alive. Remember the facts, remember the Mess-Age.



 Venezuela Part 2
Venezuela Part 2

dwergs says ( 11 Sep 2002 ):

 

I wanted to let my dear Messers know everything is going great with me, even though I took a old 'n rusty plane this morning from lake Cana´ma to Ciudad Bolivar :) I must say, this Venezuela trip is being really inspirational for me and I have come up with some coolio ideas for this site...



 msn 5 release
msn 5 release

timothy says ( 09 Sep 2002 ):

 

Finally we have some news about MSN Messenger 5. It is possibly going to be released at the same date as MSN Explorer 8, which has been scheduled on October 24th. All the msn channels will be also get a new lay-out (including hotmail) that will fit with the new MSN explorer.
But for the people who can`t wait for more then a month, get the latest MSN Messenger 5.0.0515 leak.
[Source ieXbeta]



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