Microsoft ActiveX DRM library leaves users open to attack

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Microsoft ActiveX DRM library leaves users open to attack.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2010/09/D8W8Qi.jpg[/newsimage]Whether you love it or loathe it, DRM is here to stay. Microsoft needs no convincing about its necessity, but a recent DRM library from the software giant sets up users for a potential hack attack.


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/microsoft-activex-drm-library-leaves-users-open-to-attack-34793/](http://www.myce.com/news/microsoft-activex-drm-library-leaves-users-open-to-attack-34793/)


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#2

ActiveX needs to die. It’s helped malware developers more than anything else.


#3

You are right on the dot. Cannot be said better.


#4

[QUOTE=RTV71;2547274] It’s helped …developers more than anything else.[/QUOTE]
Give people guns, they commit crimes.
Give people cars, they commit crimes.
Give people anything, and someone will abuse it.

Don’t blame the tools, blame the people using it.