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Windows Atom Tables popped by security researchers

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Re: Super cool name!

If I remember correctly, this was a Microsoft Windows 3.1 feature… Wikipedia reckons it's a 2.0 feature released in 1987, making the vulnerability nearly as old as I am.

That was certainly the era of "She'll be right, mate" style validation and sanitation of inputs.

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