Given that Microsoft has closed the Internet Explorer 0-day vulnerability that was exploited to compromise US-based defense and financial firms, the Sourcefire vulnerability research team has decided to share some more details about the exploit.
Microsoft has issued an out of band security update to patch the zero day vulnerability that affects all versions of Internet Explorer and is being actively exploited in the wild in targeted attacks seemingly directed against US-based defense and financial firms.
Late on Saturday, Microsoft has published a security advisory warning about "limited, targeted attacks" exploiting a newly discovered zero day vulnerability that affects all supported versions of Internet Explorer (6 to 11).
Our research has led us to a fresh Google login clone.
NSS Labs released the results and analysis from its latest Browser Security Comparative Analysis Report which evaluated the ability of eight leading browsers - Apple Safari, Google Chrome, Kingsoft Liebao, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Qihoo 360 Safe Browser, and Sogou Explorer – to block against socially engineered malware (SEM).