Researcher Shows Killbit is No Defense on MsVidCtl Flaw

Ryan Smith, one of the researchers who found the bug in the Microsoft MsVidCtl DLL that the vendor is rushing to patch this week, has posted a short video demonstration of a technique that bypasses the stop-gap solution of preventing the vulnerable ActiveX control from loading.

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