Vista Visits

Here’s a fun video showing what can happen to an unprotected computer by visiting a malicious website:


Nasty, right? The user isn’t guilty of anything worse than a typo. What happens if you visit the same page with Windows Vista in a completely default, unpatched state? I recorded this:


Yep, nothing bad happens.

8 Responses to “Vista Visits”

  1. Echilon says:

    If that’s true, it’s damn scary.

  2. Michael says:

    Maybe for Internet Exploiter, but nothing happens when you do that in Firefox.

  3. Joseph says:

    Amen, Brother Michael!

  4. Martin says:

    Well somebody didn’t like the first video

    “This video has been removed due to terms of use violation.”

    Thanks for the info anyway.

  5. Anonymous says:


  6. Anonymous says:

    i have Linux :)

  7. Jon Peate says:

    i whent on nothing happend

  8. Jon Peate says:

    i went on it with XP!!