Microsoft Releases Mitigations and Workarounds for CVE-2021-40444

2021-09-07T00:00:00
ID CISA:C70D91615E3DC8B589B493118D474566
Type cisa
Reporter CISA
Modified 2021-09-07T00:00:00

Description

Microsoft has released mitigations and workarounds to address a remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2021-40444) in Microsoft Windows. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. This vulnerability has been detected in exploits in the wild.

CISA encourages users and administrators to review Microsoft’s advisory and to implement the mitigations and workarounds.

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