Barney's Blog

Blog archive

Patch Now or Pay Later

Earlier this week, we told you about an out-of-cycle patch for Remote Procedure Call flaws in Windows Server 2000, 2003 and XP.

If that didn't make you nervous enough to start patching, maybe this will: Microsoft is now warning that the code to exploit these flaws is written and as available to hackers as Jolt, pimple cream and Craigslist personals where hackers find most of their dates. The time to plug this hole is now.

Posted by Doug Barney on 10/30/2008 at 1:16 PM


Featured

  • Cisco To Integrate Intel's Silicon-Level Security Tech in Tetration

  • Windows Server 2019 Preview Build 17650 Released

  • SQL Server 2016 Service Pack 2 Now Available

comments powered by Disqus

Office 365 Watch

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.