Monday, June 17, 2019

US Recommends Windows Users Patch Against Worm Vulnerability

Uncle Same wants you to patch your damn rig before you get infested..or something like that.

According to Microsoft, an attacker can send specially crafted packets to one of these operating systems that has RDP enabled.[1] After successfully sending the packets, the attacker would have the ability to perform a number of actions: adding accounts with full user rights; viewing, changing, or deleting data; or installing programs. This exploit, which requires no user interaction, must occur before authentication to be successful.