RCE Vulnerability Affecting Microsoft Defender

2021-01-14T00:00:00
ID CISA:F7C7CFE30EB8A6B7C1DCDEA50F649F74
Type cisa
Reporter CISA
Modified 2021-01-14T00:00:00

Description

Microsoft has released a security advisory to address a remote code execution vulnerability, CVE-2021-1647, in Microsoft Defender. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system. This vulnerability was detected in exploits in the wild.

CISA encourages users and administrators to review Microsoft Advisory for CVE-2021-1647 and apply the necessary updates.

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