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Microsoft set to deliver Patches for three Critical flaws, but no patch for Office Zero-day vulnerability

Microsoft set to deliver Patches for three Critical flaws, but no patch for Office Zero-day vulnerability

November 09, 2013Wang Wei
Microsoft has released advanced notification for the November 2013 security updates that are scheduled to be released on November 12, ...
ASLR bypass techniques are popular with APT attacks

ASLR bypass techniques are popular with APT attacks

October 16, 2013Mohit Kumar
Address space layout randomization (ASLR) is a security technique involved in protection from buffer overflow attacks. Many recent APT ...
Microsoft paid over $28,000 Rewards to Six Researchers for its first ever Bug Bounty Program

Microsoft paid over $28,000 Rewards to Six Researchers for its first ever Bug Bounty Program

October 07, 2013Wang Wei
Microsoft today announced that they had paid more than $28,000 in rewards to Security Researchers for its first Bug Bounty program, that we...
Microsoft Patch Tuesday - 8 Security Updates, 4 critical vulnerabilities, including Internet Explorer zero-day

Microsoft Patch Tuesday - 8 Security Updates, 4 critical vulnerabilities, including Internet Explorer zero-day

October 07, 2013Wang Wei
October is turning out to be a busy month for patches. This month also marks the 10-year anniversary of the Patch Tuesday program, which ...
Microsoft issues Emergency Fix for Internet Explorer zero-day exploit

Microsoft issues Emergency Fix for Internet Explorer zero-day exploit

September 18, 2013Anonymous
All supported versions of Internet Explorer are vulnerable to a zero-day Exploit that is currently being exploited in targeted attacks aga...
September's Patch Tuesday updates to fix Critical flaws in Windows, IE and Office

September's Patch Tuesday updates to fix Critical flaws in Windows, IE and Office

September 09, 2013Wang Wei
This Tuesday, Microsoft will be releasing its September's Patch Tuesday updates includes 14 bulletins in total, fixing issues in Wi...
Microsoft Patch Tuesday to Fix Three Critical Remote Code Execution vulnerabilities

Microsoft Patch Tuesday to Fix Three Critical Remote Code Execution vulnerabilities

August 13, 2013Mohit Kumar
Yeah, it’s Patch Tuesday once again. Almost 10 years ago in October, 2003 - Microsoft  invented the process of regularly scheduled secu...
Internet Explorer vulnerability exposed by Google Researcher used in targeted attacks

Internet Explorer vulnerability exposed by Google Researcher used in targeted attacks

July 10, 2013Mohit Kumar
Google and Microsoft are at each other's throats again. In a recent statement, Microsoft says hackers have been actively exploiting a...
Microsoft to patch Six critical Remote Code Execution vulnerabilities this Tuesday

Microsoft to patch Six critical Remote Code Execution vulnerabilities this Tuesday

July 07, 2013Mohit Kumar
Microsoft has announced   Patch Tuesday for this July Month, with seven bulletins. Out of that, one is important kernel privilege escalatio...
Microsoft Patch Tuesday to fix critical IE8 zero-day flaw

Microsoft Patch Tuesday to fix critical IE8 zero-day flaw

May 12, 2013Mohit Kumar
This coming Tuesday, Microsoft will issue fixes for 33 vulnerabilities in total, including two critical  zero-day flaws relating to Inte...
Internet Explorer zero-day exploit targets U.S. nuke researchers

Internet Explorer zero-day exploit targets U.S. nuke researchers

May 06, 2013Anonymous
Security researchers revealed that series of " Watering Hole " has been conducted exploiting a IE8 zero-day vulnerability to ...
Microsoft will roll out fix for two critical flaws in Windows and Internet Explorer

Microsoft will roll out fix for two critical flaws in Windows and Internet Explorer

April 06, 2013Mohit Kumar
Microsoft has released an advance notification of 9 security bulletins that it plans to release on April 9, 2013. Microsoft said it will pa...
Microsoft's Patch Tuesday fully loaded with patch for 57 security flaws

Microsoft's Patch Tuesday fully loaded with patch for 57 security flaws

February 09, 2013Mohit Kumar
Microsoft next updates are fully loaded with 57 different security vulnerabilities through 12 separate updates. It will roll out fixes as ...
Latest Internet Explorer zero-day linked to Elderwood Project

Latest Internet Explorer zero-day linked to Elderwood Project

January 06, 2013Mohit Kumar
Last week we have seen ongoing attacks was exploiting a vulnerability in Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7, and Internet Explorer...
CFR watering hole attack also target Capstone Turbine Corporation

CFR watering hole attack also target Capstone Turbine Corporation

January 02, 2013Mohit Kumar
Last week Council on Foreign Relations website was compromised and recently hit by a drive-by attack using a zero day Internet Explorer 6 v...
Internet Explorer 6, 7 and 8 vulnerable to remote code execution

Internet Explorer 6, 7 and 8 vulnerable to remote code execution

December 31, 2012Mohit Kumar
Last Friday, we reported that the website of the U.S. Council of Foreign Relations was allegedly compromised by Chinese hackers who exp...
Chinese Hackers exploiting Internet Explorer Zero Day vulnerability for Cyber Espionage

Chinese Hackers exploiting Internet Explorer Zero Day vulnerability for Cyber Espionage

December 29, 2012Mohit Kumar
Web site for the Council on Foreign Relations was compromised and recently hit by a drive-by attack that was detected earlier this week. Ha...
Internet Explorer flaw allows Hackers to Track your Mouse

Internet Explorer flaw allows Hackers to Track your Mouse

December 15, 2012Mohit Kumar
A vulnerability in different versions of Microsoft‘s widely used browser Internet Explorer can allow hackers to track the movements of your ...
Microsoft security bulletins for December 2012

Microsoft security bulletins for December 2012

December 12, 2012Mohit Kumar
With the release of the Microsoft security bulletins for December 2012, Company flag total 7 updates for Windows users, where one is r...
New Internet Explorer zero-day, Can trigger malware automatically

New Internet Explorer zero-day, Can trigger malware automatically

October 15, 2012Mohit Kumar
The new zero day exploit has been discovered and being exploited in the wild. This can be used to load malicious application on victim m...