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  • Microsoft Word Zero-Day Used In Targeted Attacks
    By on March 25, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments


    wiredmikey (1824622) writes “Microsoft warned on Monday of a remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2014-1761) in Microsoft Word 2010 that is being actively exploited in targeted attacks. If successfully exploited, an attacker could gain the same user rights as the current user, Microsoft said, noting that users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than accounts with administrative privileges. (more…)



  • Microsoft Helps Adobe Block PDF Zero-Day Exploit
    By on September 13, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    CWmike writes “Microsoft has urged Windows users to block ongoing attacks against Adobe’s popular PDF viewer by deploying one of Microsoft’s enterprise tools. Adobe echoed Microsoft’s advice, saying the Enhanced Migration Experience Toolkit (EMET) would stymie attacks targeting Reader and Acrobat. Called ‘scary’ and ‘clever,’ the in-the-wild exploit went public last week when security researcher Mila Parkour reported it to Adobe after analyzing a (more…)

  • The Campaign Against a Mosque at Ground Zero is Un-American
    By on September 10, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Republicans and leaders of other faiths are rallying against the building by a Muslim organization of a “community center”—including a mosque—two blocks from Ground Zero, calling it a threat to American values. But the threat to our values isn’t coming from the mosque. It’s coming from those who want to stop it.

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  • Zero Punctuation: Awards for 2009
    By on January 10, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    This week, Zero Punctuation gives out awards for 2009.

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  • Zero Punctuation: Modern Warfare 2
    By on November 28, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    This week, Zero Punctuation reviews Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2.

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  • Zero Punctuation: Scribblenauts
    By on October 9, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    This week, Zero Punctuation reviews Scribblenauts.

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  • Zero Punctuation: Batman Arkham Asylum
    By on September 20, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    This week, Zero Punctuation reviews Batman Arkham Asylum.

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  • Zero Punctuation: Tales of Monkey Island
    By on September 7, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    This week, Zero Punctuation reviews Tales of Monkey Island.

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  • Formula Zero: Hydrogen Cell Racing Takes Off
    By on September 7, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Belgium recently took the lead among a set of top university teams vying for “zeroth place” in the Formula Zero European Championship of hydrogen fuel cell cars. This carbon-free Grand Prix injects ingenuity and sustainability back into the races, starring get-up-and-go “karts” with a little H2O in their tailpipes.

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