Microsoft‘s regularly scheduled security update is getting a bit more than its typical once-over this morning, as it patches 34 different problems, tying the record for the most vulnerabilities ever tackled in one of the company’s standard updates.
Of course, the vast majority of the updates are classified as low risk, meaning they weren’t necessarily a big threat but still deemed as a stability problem for Microsoft applications.
Fourt of the patches, though, are deemed extremely critical and relate to errors in Windows coding that could be exploitable for a hacker to take over an infected user’s computer. These vulnerabilities specifically relate to:
– Microsoft’s MPEG Layer-3 audio codecs was not protected against specific code that could be exploited through streaming Internet content Leer más “Microsoft rolls out gigantic security update”