FedCIRC Advisory FA-98-93
Original issue date: October 19, 1998
Topic: Untrusted Scripted Paste in Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.01
To aid in the wide distribution of essential security information, FedCIRC is forwarding the following information from Microsoft. Microsoft urges you to act on this information as soon as possible. Microsoft contact information is included in the forwarded text below; please contact them if you have any questions or need further information.
If you believe that your system has been compromised, contact FedCIRC. We strongly urge you to encrypt sensitive information sent by email. We can support a shared DES key or PGP. Contact us for more information.
FedCIRC Contact InformationEmail
+1 888-282-0870 (toll-free 24-hour hotline)
CERT Coordination Center
Software Engineering Institute
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh PA 15213-3890
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