Zero-day leak in Windows actively attacked through malicious advertisements


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Antivirus company Trend Micro reports that a zero-day leak in Windows, which was patched this month, has been actively attacked with malcious advertisements in July last year. The vulnerability, that was reported to Microsoft in September last year, allowed an attacker to access information about files on the victim’s computer.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://www.myce.com/news/zero-day-leak-windows-actively-attacked-malicious-advertisements-81691/