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Vista Has Speech Recognition Hole.

Microsoft has admitted that speech recognition features in Vista could be hijacked so that a PC tells itself to delete files or folders.
Vista can respond to vocal commands and concern has been raised about malicious audio on websites or sent via e-mail.

In one scenario outlined by users a MP3 file of voice instructions was used to tell the PC to delete documents.

Microsoft said the exploit was "technically possible" but there was no need to worry.

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DJ3889d ago

"Sure it can happen, but don't worry about it!" -wink- Microsoft's either idiotic, arrogant, or both.

willymcd3886d ago

not really, first off someone would need to know what files to be deleted then get the person on the computer to play a sound file with the commands to delete the files, it's stupid to worry about it.