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    Remote Code Execution Vulnerability In Microsoft: Fixed Now

    Remote Code Execution Vulnerability In Microsoft: Fixed Now

    On Monday, Microsoft released Security Updates for all Windows versions including Windows Vista, Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and Windows RT are all affected, including those running Windows Server 2008 and later. 

    According to report: Microsoft spokesperson confirmed in an emailed statement that Windows 10 Insider Preview is also affected.

    What is Remote Code Execution Vulnerability?
    Remote code execution is a security vulnerability that allows an attacker to execute codes from a remote server.

    Microsoft Released Update
    This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted document or visits an untrusted webpage that contains embedded OpenType fonts.

    This security update is rated Critical for all supported releases of Microsoft Windows. For more information, see the Affected Software section.

    The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how the Windows Adobe Type Manager Library handles OpenType fonts. For more information about the vulnerability, see the Vulnerability Information section. For more information about this update, see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3079904

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