Symantec Enterprise Software Has a Big Security Hole
May 30, 2006 Timothy Prickett Morgan
We don’t normally worry too much about what is going on with the security of Windows desktops–well, at least not editorially in this newsletter. But as users of Windows desktops and laptops, as most of you are, we get a little concerned about security holes and the potential havoc they can wreak in the data center and on the desktops.
With that in mind, we just wanted you to be aware that Symantec has issued a statement that there is a stack overflow vulnerability in its Symantec Client Security 3.1 and Symantec AntiVirus Corporate Edition 10.1 software. The vulnerability is