NEWS FROM THE LAB - Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Microsoft Security Advisory (2896666) #APT Posted by Sean @ 16:04 GMT

On Monday, we wrote about motivated attackers. And yesterday, Microsoft issued a Security Advisory about a vulnerability which is being exploited "largely in the Middle East and South Asia."

Microsoft Security Advisory (2896666)

Microsoft Support has a Fix it tool (Microsoft Fix it 51004) available.

This is the list of affected software:

Affected Software

Though, there appears to be some questions about that list.

We recommend InfoWorld's article:

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