Microsoft has released an emergency advisory for an unpatched zero-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer. Microsoft is also aware of limited targeted attacks in the wild. This vulnerability was discovered by Clement Lecigne of Google’s Threat Analysis Group. The fix for this zero-day would be released as a part of the next Patch Tuesday updates. And […]

Read More →

Microsoft has released January Patch Tuesday security updates today, fixing 49 common vulnerabilities and exposures (CVEs) in the family of Windows operating systems and related products which includes Windows, Office, Office Services and Web Apps, Internet Explorer, .NET Core, ASP.NET, .NET Framework, OneDrive for Android, and Microsoft Dynamics. Out of these, 8 are classified as […]

Read More →

Today, Microsoft has released its monthly set of security advisories for vulnerabilities that have been identified and addressed in various products. This month’s advisory release addresses 88 new vulnerabilities, with 21 of them rated critical, 66 are rated Important and 1 is listed as Moderate in severity. These vulnerabilities impact Servicing Stack Updates, Windows Kernel, […]

Read More →

January 2018 saw the rise of Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities concerning speculative execution side channels. A subclass of speculative execution side-channel vulnerability, termed as Speculative Store Bypass (SSB) was announced by Microsoft in collaboration with Google researchers, and was assigned CVE-2018-3639. While Microsoft released several updates as a fix to this vulnerability, some additional measures […]

Read More →

Today, Microsoft has released its monthly set of security advisories for vulnerabilities that have been identified and addressed in various products. This month’s advisory release addresses 49 new vulnerabilities, with 12 of them rated critical, 34 are rated Important, two are listed as Moderate and one as low in severity. These vulnerabilities impact Microsoft Edge, […]

Read More →

  Today, Microsoft has released its monthly set of security advisories for vulnerabilities that have been identified and addressed in various products. This month’s advisory release addresses 62 new vulnerabilities, with 17 of them rated critical, 43 are rated Important, one is listed as Moderate in severity. These vulnerabilities impact Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Microsoft […]

Read More →