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by Graham Cluley

Microsoft readies emergency patch for Shortcut zero-day flaw

Updated Good news from Microsoft. It has announced that it plans to release an emergency out-of-band update to patch a critical Windows security vulnerability that is being actively exploited by malware. The so-called Shortcut exploit is being exploited by specially crafted shortcut (.LNK) files that point to malicious code and trick Windows into executing it […]