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Attackers Exploiting a Zero Day in Windows, Office, and Lync

Today, Microsoft released a critical security advisory warning customers of a serious new zero day vulnerability that affects Windows, Office, and Lync. In a nutshell, the vulnerability has to do with how certain versions of Windows, Office, and Lync handle specially crafted TIFF images. If an attacker can trick you into viewing a malicious image, including ones embedded in Office documents, he can exploit this flaw to execute code on your computer, with your privileges.

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Attackers Exploiting a Zero Day in Windows, Office, and Lync
November 6, 2013 — Category: Security Alerts