Windows 10 ‘Finger’ command can be abused to download or steal files

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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 »

Outlook affected by one-minute startup delays on Windows 10

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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.