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Number of IE vulnerabilities fixed by Microsoft doubled in 2014

2015/01/12

Securityweek - (International) ESET released a report on vulnerabilities closed by Microsoft in 2014 and found that the majority of the vulnerabilities affected the Internet Explorer browser. The report stated that 7 out of 240 security vulnerabilities were zero-days exploited by attackers before they were patched, and that the total number of Internet Explorer vulnerabilities doubled compared to 2013, among other findings.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/number-ie-vulnerabilities-fixed-microsoft-doubled-2014-report

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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