Monday, May 29, 2006

Watch your back! Symantec may have holes, too!

Symantec may have flaws that allow hackers to create "back doors" and seize control of a computer, accessing keystrokes, deleting files or implanting malicious code. Read the AP story from May 26, linked above. Symantec's own home page link does not address the issue; you have to go to an interior page. Slashdot, however reports that Symantec has posted a fix to its antivirus software link. Read more detail, ifyou want it at link So, if you use Symantec, here is the interior link listing affected products and patches.

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