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Microsoft Quality Control Problems: The Litany

Ladies and Gentlemen, Girls and Boys: The Redmondian Leviathan

Ladies and Gentlemen, Girls and Boys: The Redmondian Leviathan

via the inimitable Lawrence Abrams, writing at Bleeping Computer, comes the bad news for Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Windows users worldwide. The latest Zero Day IE fix has apparently broken printing for a large number of users of the Windows operating system. What has happended to the once highly respected QA groups at the Redmondian Leviathan? Read more

‘On January 17th, 2020, Microsoft disclosed a zero-day remote code execution vulnerability in Internet Explorer 11, 10, and 9 that was being used in “limited targeted attacks”.
As no update is available yet, Microsoft released a temporary fix that involves changing the owner of the %windir%\system32\jscript.dll and denying access to the file for the Everyone group.’ – via Lawrence Abrams, writing at Bleeping Computer


*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.infosecurity.us/blog/2020/1/27/microsoft-quality-control-problems-the-litany