Microsoft Patches The Critical Windows LNK Vulnerability

An emergency out-of-band update for patching the critical LNK vulnerability has been released by Microsoft. “The vulnerability exists because Windows incorrectly parses shortcuts in such a way that malicious code may be executed when the operating system displays the icon of a malicious shortcut file,” it says in the security bulletin.


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