Christopher Hass

June 8, 2021

Microsoft Patches Six Zero-Day Security Holes

This post was originally published on this siteMicrosoft today released another round of security updates for Windows operating systems and supported software, including fixes for six zero-day bugs that malicious hackers already are exploiting in active attacks. June’s Patch Tuesday addresses just 49 security holes — about half the normal number of vulnerabilities lately. But what this month lacks in volume it makes up for in urgency: Microsoft warns that bad guys are leveraging a half-dozen of those weaknesses to break into computers in targeted attacks. Among the zero-days are: –CVE-2021-33742, a remote code execution bug in a Windows HTML […]