MS WINDOWS METAFILE VULNERABILITY HOTFIX v1.3


PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CAREFULLY!

This is a temporary fix for the MS Windows Metafile file vulnerability:

NOTE: DUE TO ISSUES WITH THE .MSI FILE, WE HAVE REMOVED IT FROM DISTRIBUTION
WE WILL ATTEMPT TO MAKE A NEW VERSION AND MAKE IT AVAILABLE SOON.

More information: http://www.hexblog.com/2005/12/wmf_vuln.html

It has been tested on Windows 2000, Windows XP (SP1 and SP2), and Windows XP Professional 64bit. Please use it at your own risk and switch to the official patch from Microsoft as soon as it is be available.

THIS FIX IS PROVIDED 'AS IS' WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PURPOSE, OR THE WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT.

IN NO EVENT SHALL ILFAK GUILFANOV BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTIES FOR ANY SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT HE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE.

Copyright 2006 by Ilfak Guilfanov, ig@hexblog.com
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