Microsoft has fixed a bug that could allow a threat actor to create specially crafted downloads that crash Windows 10 simply by opening the folder where they are downloaded. Last month, we reported on a bug in the Windows 10 console multiplexer driver, condrv.sys, that caused a blue screen of death crash (BSOD) when attempting to… Read more »
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The list of native executables in Windows that can download or run malicious code keeps growing as another one has been reported recently. These are known as living-off-the-land binaries (LoLBins) and can help attackers bypass security controls to fetch malware without triggering a security alert on the system. Works for download and exfil The latest… Read more »
Microsoft says that Outlook might take a minute to start and display the splash screen on devices running Windows 10, version 1809 or later if User Experience Virtualization (UE-V) is enabled. This new issue was acknowledged by Microsoft in a Windows support document where the company details the exact scenario that could break Outlook’s startup functionality.
Microsoft acknowledged a new known issue leading to Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS) critical system process crashes and forced reboots on some Windows 10 devices. LSASS is responsible for security policy enforcing on Windows systems and it is used by the system to add entries to the security log, as well as to handle… Read more »