Microsoft Patches 129 Vulnerabilities In September Tuesday


Microsoft released 129 patches for their applications in September, and with that, it continues the trend of more than a hundred hotfixes per month which was started back in March and seems to continue in an all-time high.

23 of those vulnerabilities were rated critical, 32 of them were for remote code execution vulnerabilities. Which could have allowed an attacker to execute a malicious payload on a target system? For example the CVE-2020-16785 for a vulnerability in Microsoft Exchange server which cloud be triggered by a maliciously crafted email.

They were also 7 critical RCE vulnerabilities in Microsoft SharePoint that again cloud lead to arbitrary code execution.

So you can see there are a lot of good reasons to update your system as soon as possible.

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