Security Vulnerability - Security Advisory
Yesterday – 05/14/2019 Microsoft announced a new “worm-able” vulnerability in Remote Desktop Service protocol.
If your RDS/RDP/Microsoft remote desktop is not patched or covered by VPN/Firewalls – a remote exploitation with execution and infection from “outside” your security perimeter is possible.
This means that an “outside” bad actor can access and infect your desktops/servers then use them to attack other computers.
Affected systems: any 2008R2 and earlier, WinXP, win7, Win Server 2003 are all affected.
A Microsoft patch is available.
For more information refer to this article…
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