A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Remote Desktop Services – formerly known as Terminal Services – when an unauthenticated attacker connects to the target system using RDP and sends specially crafted requests, aka 'Remote Desktop Services? Remote Code Execution Vulnerability'. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2019-1181, CVE-2019-1182, CVE-2019-1226.
This month the vendor has patched 93 vulnerabilities, 27 of which are rated Critical.
Posted: 14 Aug, 201926 Min ReadThreat Intelligence SubscribeFollowtwitterfacebooklinkedinMicrosoft Patch Tuesday – August 2019This month the vendor has patched 93 vulnerabilities, 27 of which are rated Critical.This month Microsoft has patched 93 vulnerabilities, 27 of which are rated Critical.
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Plus special guest stars Adobe and SAP in this month's security fixes
Patch Tuesday Microsoft, Adobe, and SAP may have just ruined more than a few summer vacation plans, thanks to a massive and critical Patch Tuesday bundle of security fixes this month.
Among the 93 CVE-listed flaws patched this month are four particularly serious remote-code execution bugs in Remote Desktop Services that can be exploited by hackers to take control of vulnerable systems with nothing more than a specially crafted RDP packet. No username and password, or other authentication, ...
Microsoft’s August Patch Tuesday release contains updates for 93 CVEs, including 29 that are rated critical in severity. The highest priority of these include four critical remote code-execution (RCE) vulnerabilities in Remote Desktop Services (RDS) and a critical RCE flaw in Microsoft Word.
Also, two of the RDS bugs are wormable, allowing an exploit to self-propagate from PC to PC without user interaction, thus setting the scene for a global, fast-moving infection wave. Microsoft warned...