”Even though Internet Explorer is the root cause of the vulnerability, Google's changing its Desktop Search so that it was no longer remotely accessible though the vulnerability in IE was the responsible thing for Google to do," said Gartner Research vice president Neil MacDonald. "This will protect Google's Desktop Search users until Microsoft addresses the root cause issue."
To those using Google Desktop Search, updating is advised. Hopefully a fix for the flaw itself will come around in the next patch cycle
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