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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1955 Op-ed: Windows 10 0day exploit goes wild, and so do Microsoft marketers
There's a zero-day exploit in the wild that exploits a key file-sharing protocol in most supported versions of Windows, including Windows 10, the latest and most secure version of the Microsoft operating system. The exploit is probably not worth worrying about, but you'd never know that based on the statement Microsoft officials issued on Thursday when asked what kind of threat the exploit poses:

"Windows is the only platform with a customer commitment to investigate reported security issues and proactively update impacted devices as soon as possible," an unnamed spokesperson replied in an e-mail. "We recommend customers use Windows 10 and the Microsoft Edge browser for the best protection."
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#1957 A hacker just pwned over 150,000 printers left exposed online
#1956 SQL Slammer comeback
#1955 Op-ed: Windows 10 0day exploit goes wild, and so do Microsoft marketers
#1954 Metasploit security kit now hacks IoT devices, hardware
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