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BitTorrent users beware: Flaw lets hackers control your computer - Techwebies
There’s a critical weakness in the widely used Transmission BitTorrent app that allows websites to execute malicious code on some users’ computers. That’s according to a researcher with Google’s Project Zero vulnerability reporting team, who also warns that other BitTorrent clients are likely similarly susceptible. Researcher Tavis Ormandy published the proof-of-concept attack code last week, along with a detailed description …