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10-17-12, 03:30 PM
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Is Steam killing your children?, I was tempted to title this article. We‚??re not sensational enough here. But it does seem that Steam offers some serious vulnerabilities to your PC, if a paper (http://revuln.com/files/ReVuln_Steam_Browser_Protocol_Insecurity.pdf) published by security research company ReVuln is accurate. As reported by PCWorld (http://www.pcworld.com/article/2012128/researchers-steam-url-protocol-can-be-abused-to-exploit-game-vulnerabilities.html), it seems the steam:// protocol might be a way in for nefarious types.

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