Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes CVE-2021-40444 MSHTML zero-day

Microsoft Patch Tuesday security updates for September 2021 addressed a high severity zero-day flaw actively exploited in targeted attacks. Microsoft Patch Tuesday security updates for September 2021 addressed a high severity zero-day RCE actively exploited in targeted attacks aimed at Microsoft Office and Office 365 on Windows 10 computers. The flaw, tracked as CVE-2021-40444, resides in the MSHTML, […]

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday for Feb. 2021 — Snort rules and prominent vulnerabilities

By Jon Munshaw, with contributions from Bill Largent.  Microsoft released its monthly security update Tuesday, disclosing 56 vulnerabilities across its suite of products. This is the smallest amount of vulnerabilities Microsoft has disclosed in a month since January 2020.  There are only 11 critical vulnerabilities as part of this release, while there are three moderate-severity […]

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday for Jan. 2021 — Snort rules and prominent vulnerabilities

By Jon Munshaw, with contributions from Asheer Malhotra.  Microsoft released its monthly security update Tuesday, disclosing 83 vulnerabilities across its suite of products to kick-off 2021.  There are only 10 critical vulnerabilities as part of this release, while there are two moderate-severity exploits, and the remainder is considered “important.” Users of all Microsoft and Windows […]

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