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Microsoft issues critical out-of -band patch for flaw affecting all Windows versions

2015/07/20

Network World - (International) Microsoft released an update addressing a critical remote code execution vulnerability (RCE) with the OpenType Font Driver in the Windows Adobe Type Manager Library affecting all supported versions of Windows that was being exploited in the wild. [ed.: For more, see this post in the Optimal Security blog.]

Source: http://www.networkworld.com/article/2949910/microsoft-subnet/microsoft-issues-critical-out-of-band-patch-for-flaw-affecting-all-windows-versions.html

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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