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Google discloses new unpatched Windows 8.1 privilege escalation flaw

2015/01/13

Securityweek - (International) Researchers with Google disclosed a privilege escalation flaw in Windows 8.1 January 11 and released a proof of concept (PoC) for the vulnerability. Researchers confirmed that the vulnerability also affects Windows 7.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/google-discloses-new-unpatched-windows-81-privilege-escalation-flaw

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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