Microsoft warns of IIS flaw

Source: SecurityFocus Microsoft warned its users on Tuesday that an exploit has been published for a previously unknown vulnerability in the file transfer protocol (FTP) component of its Internet Information Services (IIS) software. The stack-overflow flaw allows attackers to remotely exploit servers, if they have the ability as untrusted users to create directories. The security […]

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Microsoft: 8 bulletins

The software giant released eight security updates on April’s Patch Tuesday. In line with its advance notification, Microsoft released eight new bulletins, five of which have been rated “critical”. The bulletins issued on April 14 in the framework of Microsoft’s monthly security update cycle are listed below. MS09-010 (critical) – Vulnerabilities in WordPad and Office […]

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Microsoft: 3 bulletins

The software giant released three security updates on March’s Patch Tuesday. In line with its advance notification, Microsoft released three new bulletins, one of which has been rated “critical”. The bulletins issued on March 10 in the framework of Microsoft’s monthly security update cycle are listed below. MS09-006 (critical) – Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel could […]

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