Windows zero-day surfaces as researcher releases attack code

15.02.2011

Microsoft's next regularly-scheduled Patch Tuesday is March 8, but if the company keeps to its usual timeline, it's unlikely to issue a fix by then unless a large number of in-the-wild attacks exploiting the vulnerability appear in the next three weeks.

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