Here we go!

No sooner than Microsoft Vista has hit the computers (pun!), have hackers and other experts hit back!

On Dec. 15, a Russian programmer posted a description of a flaw that makes it possible to increase a user’s privileges on all of the company’s recent operating systems, including Vista. And over the weekend a Silicon Valley computer security firm said it had notified Microsoft that it had also found that flaw, as well as five other vulnerabilities, including one serious error in the software code underlying the company’s new Internet Explorer 7 browser.

Right, so let’s get ready for the next round of MS bashing, shall we?

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