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Microsoft patches DoS flaw in its Malware Protection Engine

2014/06/18

Help Net Security - (International) Microsoft released an update for its Malware Protection Engine that closes a vulnerability that could allow an attacker to use a specially-created file to trigger a denial of service (DoS) attack.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=17022

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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