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PODCAST: Everything you need to know about the unpatched WPAD bug

Patrick Gray

In this special, "head for the hills" edition of Risky Business, Patrick Gray discuses the WPAD bug this week.

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There's currently NO PATCH for this bug, but seeing as it's being widely exploited and everyone's seemed to know about it for years -- everyone except Microsoft -- the podcast explains how to mitigate it until Microsoft patches it.

Patrick looks at Beau Butler's discovery of the WPAD bug and plenty more besides.

Plus: IDS signatures are available here to help you fight the flaw.

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