Monthly Archives: October 2008

VNC Listening Viewer Buffer Overflow exploit patched

A potential security exploit in VNC Free Edition 4.1.2 / VNC Enterprise edition E4.4.2 has been patched¹, it  was caught early on, and to date there have been no known attacks. The bug only affected the VNC listening viewer (a component of VNC Viewer), which can be used to essentially perform a reverse connection. The VNC Listening Viewer is “connected” to the VNC Server, instead of the “connecting to” it. This is particular useful in …

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Aesthetics Of Hate: R.I.P. Dimebag Abbott,

… & Good Riddance. So says William Grim, Iconoclast Contributing Editor. What a hateful, repulsive and extremely ironic rhetoric. “You`ve undoubtedly heard by now that a demented fan last week killed heavy metal guitarist Dimebag Abbott at the Alrosa Villa in Columbus, Ohio. While I am extremely happy to hear that the assassin was shot to death by a brave Columbus policeman and I in no way want to engage in a blaming the victim …

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