Microsoft addresses the following vulnerabilities in its March batch of patches:
(MS10-016) Vulnerability in Windows Movie Maker Could Allow Remote Code Execution (975561)
This security update addresses a privately reported vulnerability in Windows Movie Maker and Microsoft Producer 2003.
(MS10-017) Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (980150)
This security update resolves seven privately reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Excel.
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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.
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