Researchers warn of AV software risks


…and why also the development of an AV solution needs to go through a Security Development Lifecycle (SDL)!


The vulnerabilities in antivirus software make the programs as much a threat, as a help, to corporate network security:
http://www.securityfocus.com/brief/632?ref=rss


And did I allready mentioned that neither Windows Live OneCare or Forefront Client Security are on the list? 😉
http://www.microsoft.com/forefront
http://onecare.live.com/standard


Urs


 

Comments (2)

  1. Sergio 'shadown' Alvarez says:

    Regarding the following comment:

    """

    And did I allready mentioned that neither Windows Live OneCare or Forefront Client Security are on the list? 😉

    """

    This is because I didn’t research, not even look at those too procucts.

    Anyway the hashed I’ve publish a couple of days ago will bit your comment. (it was by accident that I found one bug there, I was after another thing that also got broken 😛 ).

    Hashes REF:

    http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/483740/30/0/threaded

    Cheers,

     Sergio