12 Results for

zero-day code


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


Microsoft patching zero-day Windows 7 SMB hole

Company warns customers that exploit code for the Server Message Block hole is available and suggests a workaround until a patch is ready.

By November 13, 2009


Zero-day exploit hits Internet Explorer

Researchers report code exploiting an unpatched flaw within Microsoft's Web browser one day after Patch Tuesday. It creates an XML tag, then waits 6 seconds to thwart antivirus engines.

By December 10, 2008


Attack code raises Windows DNS zero-day risk

At least four exploits for vulnerability in the Windows domain name system service were published over the weekend.

By April 16, 2007


Zero-day exploits attack Yahoo, AOL instant messengers

Code could put millions of IM users at risk to new attacks.

By September 19, 2007


Attack code targets zero-day Mac OS X flaw

The unpatched security hole could be used by a remote attacker to compromise a vulnerable Mac, advisories say.

By November 21, 2006


Schannel zero-day exploit released

Original researcher makes public his own exploit code.

By June 12, 2007


Apple plugs zero-day QuickTime flaw

Patch for serious vulnerability in media player software comes 23 days after details of the flaw and attack code were publicly released.

By January 23, 2007


Another zero-day threat hits Windows

Sample code that exploits a yet-to-be-fixed Windows flaw is circulating. Microsoft plans to deal with it on the next Patch Tuesday.

By September 29, 2006


Word flaw hit with zero-day attack

"Extremely critical flaw" in Microsoft Word 2000, which has no released patch, could lead to remote execution of code.

By September 5, 2006