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zero-day threats


​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


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


Microsoft's next Patch Tuesday won't resolve IE zero-day flaw

Next week's patches will shore up holes in Windows and Office, but a permanent fix for the latest bug in Internet Explorer is still in the works.

By January 4, 2013


Microsoft warns of zero-day IE hole on Patch Tuesday

New vulnerability in Windows and Office could allow an attacker to take control of IE 6 and IE 7 systems, software maker says.

By March 9, 2010


New free tool detects Hacking Team exploits

If you're concerned you may be the unwitting victim of the firm's exploits, download this free tool.

By July 21, 2015


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


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


QuickTime zero-day bug threatens Macs, PCs

Publication of yet-to-be-patched QuickTime vulnerability kicks off month in which researchers will publish an Apple software bug each day.

By January 2, 2007


Year in review: Zero-day mania

Cybercrooks found Microsoft's "Patch Tuesdays" too tempting to pass up. Apple, too, had a rough year when it came to security.

December 28, 2006


Cybersecurity forces align as FireEye acquires Mandiant

The newly formed duo can now detect, prevent, and resolve breaches -- this could have ramifications for security firm competitors and governments accused of spying on their citizens and allies.

By January 2, 2014