This update resolves a vulnerability in several Windows versions. The vulnerability exists in the way the Windows common control library allocates memory for data structures. When exploited, an attacker can run any code on the affected system.
A complete discussion of the different vulnerability categories, including case studies of vulnerable SCADA HMIs. The paper also provides a guide for vulnerability researchers, as well as vendors on quick and efficient bug discovery.
Cybercriminals can turn unsecure home routers into slaves for their botnets or even abuse them to steal banking credentials. Know about your router’s hidden weaknesses and the many ways you can defend your homes and businesses against these threats.