Facebook Google Plus Twitter LinkedIn YouTube RSS Menu Search Resource - BlogResource - WebinarResource - ReportResource - Eventicons_066 icons_067icons_068icons_069icons_070

Yahoo! Messenger Spoofed Username



The remote host is running software which allows spoofed communications


The remote host is running Yahoo Instant Messenger. Reportedly, in version 5.0 of Instant Messenger a user can spoof his or her username. A remote attacker can use this future to flood a victim with messages without being identified.


Upgrade to the latest version of Yahoo Instant Messenger.