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by Paul Kerstein

Experts Split on Port 445 Security Risk

Jun 24, 20051 min
CSO and CISOData and Information Security

More than a week after Microsoft Corp. patched 10 security flaws in its software, security experts are offering differing views on whether an attack that exploits one of these flaws may be brewing. An IDG News Service article on ComputerWorld reports that a warning was issued by Gartner Inc. that a vulnerability was found in Microsoft’s Server Message Block (SMB) file-sharing protocol. Read more.