The new vulnerability affects every version of Windows currently supported. This is a zero-day vulnerability. The vulnerability resides in MIME HTML also called MHTML which allows Web content to render in a web browser or other apps including email. This attack allows an attacker to send a HTML email to the user which triggers a script to collect user information. For now, use FireFox, Google Chrome or another, currently unaffected browser.
According to experts, you should stop using the web browser until the hole has been plugged!
Driven by the need for greater productivity and lower costs, enterprises around the globe are moving their applications to the cloud. This application note describes networking challenges that cloud-enabled enterprises face in today's digital economy, and the top reasons why intelligent optical networks are becoming critical to their success, with a direct impact on productivity and the ability to compete for long-term business success.
The relentless march of end user organizations toward cloud services continues, despite long-standing fears about information security, the lack of visibility into cloud provider security controls, and the shortcomings of controls available to those who utilize cloud services. And while more and more security-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions and application programming interfaces (APIs) are becoming available, many cloud service providers just aren't moving fast enough to address today's enterprise needs. Read …