Windows Enterprise Desktop:

August, 2010

August 4, 2010  2:48 PM

Shell Vulnerability Patch Brings Minor Trouble in its Wake

Posted by: Ed Tittel
disable AV software before applying Shell Vulnerability update, Eset AV interferes with Shell Vulnerability update, Windows Shell vulnerability has some issues

In a couple of recent blogs, I've been reporting about a particularly nasty strain of malware based on a Windows Shell Vulnerability that affects all desktop versions of Windows from 2000 through 7, and all Server versions from 2000 to 2008 R2:

  • 7/29/2010:

August 2, 2010  2:14 PM

Windows Shell Vulnerability to Get Emergency Update Today

Posted by: Ed Tittel
and install the Windows Shell patch ASAP, be sure to grab, MS rushes update for Windows Shell vulnerability, test, Windows shell exploit gets early update

The shortcut vulnerability I reported on in my blog last week "Vulnerability in Windows Shell could allow remote code execution" — namely by enabling...

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