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Windows Update (re-)installs outdated Flash ActiveX on Windows XP

Windows Update (re-)installs outdated Flash ActiveX on Windows XP

Posted by Stefan Kanthak on Apr 20

Windows Update (as well as Microsoft Update and the Automatic Update)
installs an outdated (and from its manufacturer unsupported) Flash
Player ActiveX control on Windows XP.

Although this fact is nothing really new it but shows the lack of taking
care for security problems and in general the…

URL: http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/Apr/0218.html

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