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Microsoft Warns Of Major New Win 7 & Win XP Exploit, Releases Urgent Patch
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Microsoft Warns Of Major New Win 7 & Win XP Exploit, Releases Urgent Patch
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Microsoft Warns Of Major New Win 7 & Win XP Exploit, Releases Urgent Patch

Microsoft is warning users of older versions of Windows to urgently apply a Windows Update today to protect against a potential widespread attack. The software giant has patched a critical remote code execution vulnerability in Remote Desktop Services that exists in Windows XP, Windows 7, and server versions like Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Windows Server 2008. Microsoft is taking the highly unusual approach of releasing patches for Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 even though both operating systems are out of support. Windows XP users will have to manually download the update from Microsoft’s update catalog.

Users of these operating systems are urged to take action immediately.

More: The Verge

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RE: Microsoft Warns Of Major New Win 7 & Win XP Exploit, Releases Urgent Patch
How is this new?

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Let me guess, the patch starts installing winblows ten then it bricks.

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Luvapottamus  Wrote: (05-14-2019 11:57 PM)
Let me guess, the patch starts installing winblows ten then it bricks.

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Was just aboot to say that....LOL
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Luvapottamus  Wrote: (05-14-2019 11:57 PM)
Let me guess, the patch starts installing winblows ten then it bricks.

chuckle

lol

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Tampax is supplying the patch....
it should stop the bleeding...
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Folks that need to apply the patch (update), could visit this Microsoft page:

How to download a Windows update manually

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I don't believe them, I don't trust them and I think they are up to no good at all.

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SkeptiSchism  Wrote: (05-15-2019 01:02 AM)
I don't believe them, I don't trust them and I think they are up to no good at all.

When did they stop supporting XP, wasn't it 10-12 yrs ago...and Suddenly it's a security issue....LOL

Yea, not enough folks moving to Win10 is a REAL emergency...for Gate's wallet
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LoP Guest  Wrote: (05-15-2019 01:07 AM)
SkeptiSchism  Wrote: (05-15-2019 01:02 AM)
I don't believe them, I don't trust them and I think they are up to no good at all.

When did they stop supporting XP, wasn't it 10-12 yrs ago...and Suddenly it's a security issue....LOL

Yea, not enough folks moving to Win10 is a REAL emergency...for Gate's wallet
Support for XP ended in 2014.

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RE: Microsoft Warns Of Major New Win 7 & Win XP Exploit, Releases Urgent Patch
PopEye  Wrote: (05-15-2019 01:07 AM)
LoP Guest  Wrote: (05-15-2019 01:07 AM)
When did they stop supporting XP, wasn't it 10-12 yrs ago...and Suddenly it's a security issue....LOL

Yea, not enough folks moving to Win10 is a REAL emergency...for Gate's wallet
Support for XP ended in 2014.

Seems longer


This is akin to the idiots who keep sending me "Your warranty is about to expire" ...on my 2006 Saturn !

No, really ?
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RE: Microsoft Warns Of Major New Win 7 & Win XP Exploit, Releases Urgent Patch
LoP Guest  Wrote: (05-15-2019 01:10 AM)
PopEye  Wrote: (05-15-2019 01:07 AM)
Support for XP ended in 2014.

Seems longer


This is akin to the idiots who keep sending me "Your warranty is about to expire" ...on my 2006 Saturn !

No, really ?

It does, doesn't it?

Anyway, this issue is real, and those still using these old operating systems definitely should apply the patch/upgrade.

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I've had 2 calls. Last night, and today, by people claiming to be from microsoft and want to know about my computer. I hung up both times.

Maybe some nefarious ppl are using htis "Urgent" thing to scare ppl.
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