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zero-day attacks

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​Google's Project Zero plans to plug zero-day attacks

A security initiative from Google hopes to identify and put a stop to previously unknown, unpatched bugs that threaten the Web at large.

By July 15, 2014

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Microsoft's Patch Tuesday fixes trio of 'zero-day' flaws

Monthly security update addresses two dozen vulnerabilities, including one being exploited as part of the "Sandworm" cyberattack.

By October 14, 2014

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New zero-day bug targets IE users in drive-by attack

Computers infected with malware after visiting a "strategically important Web site," security firm FireEye warns.

By November 10, 2013

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Microsoft tells IE users how to defend against zero-day bug

In lieu of a fix, Microsoft offers workarounds to combat the bug that has left browser users open to attacks.

By April 30, 2014

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New zero-day vulnerability identified in all versions of IE

The flaw, which is being leveraged in "limited, targeted attacks," allows remote code execution, Microsoft warns.

By April 27, 2014

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Flash update fixes bug unrelated to IE zero-day flaw

Adobe and Microsoft patch a critical zero-day security flaw in Adobe's Flash Player that is actively being used to target Windows users, but the bug is different from an unpatched hole in Internet Explorer.

By April 28, 2014

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Google push for faster zero day fixes hits a wall: Other companies

Google wants technology firms to cut down on the amount of time it takes to fix zero day vulnerabilities, but some are crying foul.

By May 31, 2013

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Adobe issues emergency patch for zero-day Flash vulnerabilities

The company says two vulnerabilities are being actively exploited and recommends that Windows and Mac OS X users of the browser plug-in update their systems immediately.

By February 26, 2013

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Adobe to release zero-day fixes for Reader and Acrobat

Adobe is scheduled to release updates to Acrobat and Reader that address a zero-day flaw in the software that could allow an attacker to take control of a compromised system.

By January 10, 2012

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New zero-day vulnerabilities found in Adobe Flash Player

Something similar to the zero-day exploit recently discovered in Adobe's Reader and Acrobat tools has been found for its Flash Player as well.

By December 9, 2011