Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Get HideMyAss! VPN, PC Mag's Top 10 VPNs of 2016 for 55% off for a Limited Time ×
Microsoft

Submission + - Years-Old Windows Vulnerabilities Still Exploited (itworld.com)

jfruh writes: "Microsoft can celebrate a genuine achievement: the company, once notorious for insecure products, didn't rate a single entry on Kaspersky Lab's latest list of 10 top vulnerabilities. But because Windows in particular has such staying power, many older unpatched systems still hanging on offer holes for attackers. For instance, Microsoft issued the MS08-067 patch for the Server Service vulnerability in October 2008; today, four years after it's been "fixed," it's still one of the most commonly searched for exploits among hackers."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Years-Old Windows Vulnerabilities Still Exploited

Comments Filter:

To get something done, a committee should consist of no more than three persons, two of them absent.

Working...