Yahoo Messenger bug allows status message hijacking (zero-day exploit versions 11.x)

Yahoo Messenger bug allows status message hijacking (zero-day exploit versions 11.x)
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Yahoo Messenger users are in danger of getting their status messages changed without their consent and finding themselves inadvertently peddling malware. The zero-day exploit is present in versions 11.x of the Yahoo Messenger client – including the …
http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=12041

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Yahoo Messenger exploit threatens new wave of malware
Computing
By Stuart Sumner
A security researcher has warned of a new exploit in Yahoo Instant Messenger (YIM),
which could be used to infect enterprise users’ machines with malware.
Bogdan Botezatu, a researcher at security firm BitDefender,
http://www.computing.co.uk/ctg/news/2130025/yahoo-messenger-exploit-threatens-wave-malware

NOT CLEAR IF MOBILE MESSENGER AFFECTED

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