VERT Threat Alert: July 2020 Patch Tuesday Analysis

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Today’s VERT Alert addresses Microsoft’s July 2020 Security Updates. VERT is actively working on coverage for these vulnerabilities and expects to ship ASPL-895 on Wednesday, July 15th. In-The-Wild & Disclosed CVEs CVE-2020-1463 A vulnerability in the SharedStream Library could allow a locally authenticated attacker to run a malicious application in ... Read More

VERT Threat Alert: June 2020 Patch Tuesday Analysis

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Today’s VERT Alert addresses Microsoft’s June 2020 Security Updates. VERT is actively working on coverage for these vulnerabilities and expects to ship ASPL-888 on Wednesday, June 10th. In-The-Wild & Disclosed CVEs None of the vulnerabilities resolved this month have been publicly disclosed or exploited according to Microsoft. CVE Breakdown by ... Read More

VERT Threat Alert: May 2020 Patch Tuesday Analysis

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Today’s VERT Alert addresses Microsoft’s May 2020 Security Updates. VERT is actively working on coverage for these vulnerabilities and expects to ship ASPL-884 on Wednesday, May 13th. In-The-Wild & Disclosed CVEs None of the vulnerabilities resolved this month have been publicly disclosed or exploited according to Microsoft. CVE Breakdown by ... Read More

VERT Threat Alert: April 2020 Patch Tuesday Analysis

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Today’s VERT Alert addresses Microsoft’s April 2020 Security Updates. VERT is actively working on coverage for these vulnerabilities and expects to ship ASPL-880 on Wednesday, April 15th. In-The-Wild & Disclosed CVEs CVE-2020-0935 A vulnerability in the OneDrive for Windows desktop application could allow an attacker to overwrite a targeted file ... Read More

VERT Threat Alert: March 2020 Patch Tuesday Analysis

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Today’s VERT Alert addresses Microsoft’s March 2020 Security Updates. VERT is actively working on coverage for these vulnerabilities and expects to ship ASPL-874 on Wednesday, March 11th. In-The-Wild & Disclosed CVEs Microsoft has not identified any of the vulnerabilities released this month as having been identified in-the-wild or publicly disclosed ... Read More

VERT Threat Alert: February 2020 Patch Tuesday Analysis

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Today’s VERT Alert addresses Microsoft’s February 2020 Security Updates. VERT is actively working on coverage for these vulnerabilities and expects to ship ASPL-870 on Wednesday, February 12th. In-The-Wild & Disclosed CVEs CVE-2020-0674 A vulnerability exists in the way that Internet Explorer’s scripting engine handles objects in memory. An attacker that ... Read More

VERT Threat Alert: January 2020 Patch Tuesday Analysis

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Today’s VERT Alert addresses Microsoft’s January 2020 Security Updates. VERT is actively working on coverage for these vulnerabilities and expects to ship ASPL-866 on Wednesday, January 15th. In-The-Wild & Disclosed CVEs CVE-2020-0601 While there are no in-the-wild and disclosed CVEs in the January patch drop, there is a lot of ... Read More
Signs of Phishing: Protecting Yourself During the Holidays

Signs of Phishing: Protecting Yourself During the Holidays

I recently wrote about phishing around the holidays and while I was working on the piece, I noticed a couple of friends posting recent emails on Facebook. I thought it might be fun to dig a bit deeper into those emails and look at the telltale signs that indicate these ... Read More

VERT Threat Alert: December 2019 Patch Tuesday Analysis

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Today’s VERT Alert addresses Microsoft’s December 2019 Security Updates. VERT is actively working on coverage for these vulnerabilities and expects to ship ASPL-863 on Wednesday, December 11th. In-The-Wild & Disclosed CVEs CVE-2019-1458 A vulnerability in Win32k is currently seeing active exploitation that could give an attacker the ability to run ... Read More

VERT Threat Alert: November 2019 Patch Tuesday Analysis

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Today’s VERT Alert addresses Microsoft’s November 2019 Security Updates. VERT is actively working on coverage for these vulnerabilities and expects to ship ASPL-859 on Wednesday, November 13th. In-The-Wild & Disclosed CVEs CVE-2019-1429 A vulnerability in the scripting engine in Internet Explorer can lead to code execution. The attacker could corrupt ... Read More