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A customer support application that comes bundled with HP PCs have been found to harbour multiple security vulnerabilities. The pre-installed software is designed to make it easy for users to keep drivers and HP software automatically updated. But flaws in ActiveX components within HP Instant Support give rise to multiple …

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Anonymous Coward

Self aware

"The pre-installed software is designed to make it easy for users to keep drivers and HP software automatically updated."

Does it keep itself updated?

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Jobs Halo

Another reason...

...to switch to the safe and reliable Mac platform ;)

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Coat

Another reason...

... to just not run active-x.

Coat? It's the smug-looking one, with the copy of firefox and noscript in the pocket.

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