Internet Explorer zero-day alert

  1. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18317
       23 Apr 2018 #1

    Internet Explorer zero-day alert

    A well-resourced hacking group is using a previously unknown and unpatched bug in Internet Explorer (IE) to infect Windows PCs with malware.

    Researchers at Qihoo 360's Core security unit say an advanced persistent threat (APT) group is using the IE vulnerability on a "global scale", which is being delivered to select targets via malicious Office documents loaded with it calls a "double-kill" vulnerability...

    Read more: Internet Explorer zero-day alert: Attackers hitting unpatched bug in Microsoft browser | ZDNet
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  2. slicendice's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro x64 v1809 Build 17763.288 (Branch: RS5 Release Preview)
       23 Apr 2018 #1

    WOW! Thanks for the info. :)
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  3. Wynona's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Skip Ahead Preview Build 18312
       23 Apr 2018 #2

    Thanks, Shawn. I'm headed over to read the whole thing.
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  4.    23 Apr 2018 #3

    Thanks Shawn
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  5. galaxys's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Home 64bit V1803
       23 Apr 2018 #4

    Scary stuff! Thanks for the tip...
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