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Windows Zero-Day Bug that Overwrites Files Gets Interim Fix
« on: January 18, 2019, 11:22:33 AM »
By Ionut Ilascu



A micropatch has been released today for a vulnerability in Windows that allows overwriting files, even system one, with arbitrary data.

The bug was disclosed on December 27 by the security researcher using the online alias SandboxEscaper. Before that, she tweeted that she let Microsoft know about the flaw in an email to Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC).

Full Article Here:https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/windows-zero-day-bug-that-overwrites-files-gets-interim-fix/