[LINK] Microsoft exposes Firefox users to drive-by malware downloads

Ash Nallawalla nospam at crm911.com
Wed Oct 21 17:46:19 AEDT 2009

Interesting.  I also have Win7 RTM but I mustn't have downloaded something
that needs the .NET environment, as the add-ons are not on my home PC. At
work (FF/XP) I did get the warning.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Birch, Jim

> The plugin was installed at for silently - for all FF users - in dotnet
> Windows update (IIRC).  If you said no to the dotnet update you
> wouldn't have got it.  

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