Update on the Windows Print Spooler vulnerability

Team Pharos

Update July 6, 2021 18:08 ETMicrosoft has completed its investigation and has released security updates to address this vulnerability. Please see the Security Update for information and the applicable update for your system. Original post We continue to monitor the situation with the zero-day exploit leveraging a vulnerability in the Windows Print Spooler Service, now… [ Read more ]

Pharos and “PrintNightmare” Windows vulnerability

Kevin Pickhardt

Over the last 24 hours, a zero-day exploit leveraging a vulnerability in the Windows Print Spooler Service has been publicly published and acknowledged by Microsoft. The exploit, termed “PrintNightmare” (CVE-2021-1675) does not currently have a complete fix from Microsoft. While the vulnerability leverages the print spooler process to enable a Remote Code Execution vulnerability, the… [ Read more ]