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Two Zero-Days Fixed in Microsoft Patch Rollout

Microsoft has released updates to address a total of 80 security flaws in its products as part of this month’s Patch Tuesday. The fixes address two zero day flaws that were being actively exploited in the wild.

The zero-days, tracked as CVE-2019-1215 and CVE-2019-1214, were both privilege escalation issues. The patches also included fixes for four critical flaws in Microsoft’s Remote Desktop Client. These vulnerabilities are tracked as CVE-2019-1290, CVE-2019-1291, CVE-2019-0787, and CVE-2019-0788.

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Bob Gourley

Bob Gourley

Bob Gourley is the co-founder and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of OODA LLC, the technology research and advisory firm with a focus on artificial intelligence and cybersecurity which publishes and Bob is the author of the book The Cyber Threat. Bob has been an advisor to dozens of successful high tech startups and has conducted enterprise cybersecurity assessments for businesses in multiple sectors of the economy. He was a career Naval Intelligence Officer and is the former CTO of the Defense Intelligence Agency.