This month’s Patch Tuesday bundle of updates from Microsoft included a fix for a critical vulnerability that has been actively exploited by at least one hacking gang in targeted attacks.
Read more in my article on the Tripwire State of Security blog.
It’s one thing to have a security hole that relies upon users visiting an infected website, or opening a dodgy attachment – but it’s quite a different level of threat when simply *previewing* a message in your email client infects your computer.
Read more in my article on the We Live Security blog.
Microsoft hasn’t patched against this zero-day vulnerability yet, which is actively exploited by malicious hackers.
Think that Patch Tuesday is irrelevant to if you don’t run Windows?
Think again. Mac users advised to update their installations of Microsoft Office.