Remote Access Escalation of Privilege Vulnerability

ALERT: Remote Access Escalation of Privilege Vulnerability

Microsoft has released an emergency patch specifically for Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1 to mitigate a remote access escalation of privilege vulnerability that has been given a CVSS rating of 7.8.  This patch should be applied as soon as possible to protect your servers from potential widespread attacks.

For more information see:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-in/help/4578013/security-update-for-windows-8-1-rt-8-1-and-server-2012-r2

https://thehackernews.com/2020/08/windows-update-download.html


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