We checked and yup, it’s no longer 2001. And yet you can pwn a Windows box via Notepad.exe

Google guru shows how WinXP-era text code grants total control

Patch Tuesday  Software buried in Windows since the days of WinXP can be abused to take complete control of a PC with the help of good ol’ Notepad and some crafty code.…

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Source: Theregister.co.uk/security / Article: "We checked and yup, it's no longer 2001. And yet you can pwn a Windows box via Notepad.exe"