Microsoft Releases Emergency Patch for “Critical” RCE Vulnerability

Microsoft has released an emergency patch for a “critical” remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability affecting its Malware Protection Engine. On 8 May, the Redmond-based technology giant issued a security advisory addressing CVE-2017-0290. The flaw causes the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine to not scan a specially crafted file properly. It affects NScript, a component found in […]… Read More

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