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[ZDNet]Windows kernel 'zero-day' found in Duqu attack

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One version of the attack was triggered by a rigged Microsoft Word .doc that probably included some social engineering and required the target to open the booby-trapped file.
The mysterious Duqu malware attack exploited a zero-day vulnerability in the Windows kernel, according to security researchers tracking the Stuxnet-like cyber-surveillance Trojan.
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Duqu, sounds Chinese.
 
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Count Duqu [sic]?
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Psh.. who opens word documents from people they don't know, unless it promises pr0n?

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Count Duqu [sic]?
lol
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Psh.. who opens word documents from people they don't know, unless it promises pr0n?


lol
Most people on FB thats who
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Psh.. who opens word documents from people they don't know, unless it promises pr0n?


lol
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This is a sign of our society deteriorating. What used to be full news articles, are now half-worded brain process segments..... Reminds me of the family guy weatherman..
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This is a sign of our society deteriorating. What used to be full news articles, are now half-worded brain process segments..... Reminds me of the family guy weatherman..
Um no, companies and organizations have always said they are doing something and then going "We have no further comment to say at this time". Twitter just lets the whole net see this without sitting all day next to a radio or TV for said statement to come up.
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Don't underestimate the power of the dark side!
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Duqu, sounds Chinese.
really?
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