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Four Windows Updates: Hijack Windows with Malicious Images

Severity: High Summary: These vulnerabilities affect: All current versions of Windows (and related components like Silverlight) How an attacker exploits them: ?Multiple vectors of attack, including luring users into viewing malicious images Impact: In the worst case, an attacker can gain complete control of your Windows computer What to do: Install the appropriate Microsoft patches as soon as possible, or let Windows Automatic Update do it for you Exposure: Today, Microsoft released four security bulletins describing five vulnerabilities in Windows and related components, such as Silverlight. A remote attacker could exploit the worst of these flaws to potentially gain complete control of your Windows PC.

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Four Windows Updates: Hijack Windows with Malicious Images
March 11, 2014 — Category: Security Alerts