Critical vulnerability in Windows publicly disclosed after Microsoft misses deadline


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Originally published at: https://www.myce.com/news/critical-vulnerability-in-windows-publicly-disclosed-after-microsoft-misses-deadline-84400/

The Zero Day Initiative (ZDI), a security organization that provides security researchers a financial incentive to report 0-day vulnerabilities privately to vendors, has disclosed a vulnerability in Windows for which no patch is available yet. When the vulnerability is properly exploited, an attacker can execute arbitrary code remotely on the target system.


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This is how a company gets it’s own black eye…