An Opera bug was disclosed Thursday by Vupen Security. “We believe that the bug primarily causes a crash, and that exploiting the vulnerability to execute code is extremely difficult, if not impossible,” said an Opera spokesman. “In our testing, DEP mitigates the problem and should protect the system,” he added. DEP stands for data execution prevention and it […]
is not turned on by default according to the article at The Register. The article includes a link to Windows XP, Vista, and 7 users to protect themselves from the bug.