Microsoft Admits Existence of NSA Malware & Exploits, Latest News: New Patches Resolved Issues - iSportsTimes.com

Microsoft assured its customers that the reported National Security Agency spying tools and malware can be prevented if their software is updated. This is the information released by Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) team last Friday ...

Hacking group releases dated Microsoft product exploits, prompting speculation of US government involvement - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

A group of hackers calling themselves “The Shadow Brokers” released a trove of hacking tools last Friday, claiming they were stolen from the National Security Agency (NSA) and designed to target Microsoft products. That initial report had caused ...

Leaked NSA Malware Reminds Us To Keep Windows Up-To-Date - Lifehacker Australia

Last week, a group calling themselves the ShadowBrokers leaked malware that was used by the NSA to target computers running Windows. It was a striking data dump that potentially put millions of Windows users at risk. Luckily, Microsoft says they have ...

How your PC can protect you from government spying - CBS46 News Atlanta

PARIS (AP) - Up-to-date Microsoft customers are safe from the purported National Security Agency spying tools dumped online, the software company said Saturday, tamping down fears that the digital arsenal was poised to wreak havoc across the internet.

What Windows users should know about latest bugs - The Sydney Morning Herald

Microsoft had already fixed a number of Windows security vulnerabilities before they were revealed last week by the Shadow Brokers – a group that has released several leaks about the inner workings of the National Security Agency. For consumers, that ...

NSA Bank System Tracking Revealed in Shadow Brokers' Zero-Day List - eWeek

NEWS ANALYSIS: The group Shadow Brokers revealed a list of zero-day vulnerabilities for Microsoft Windows that that had been patched or were soon to be fixed. But the list contained hints that the NSA was tracking an important international banking ...

Microsoft Has Already Patched The NSA's Leaked Windows Hacks - Science Times

Microsoft Windows Hacking Tools Leaked by NSA - How? Why? What Next? (Photo : Barnacules Nerdgasm/You Tube Screenshot) Microsoft announced it has already patched vulnerabilities reported in Friday's high-profile leak of suspected U.S. NSA spying ...

Microsoft Claims To Have Patched Shadow Brokers-Exposed Windows Flaws - Redmondmag.com

Microsoft indicated that it has already patched Windows flaws exposed by newly leaked hacking tools, a problem that came to light on Friday. The hacking tools are said to be U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) espionage tools, mostly affecting older ...

Trove of Stolen NSA Data Is 'Devastating' Loss for Intelligence Community - Foreign Policy (blog)

Last week's dump of National Security Agency malware sparked brief hysteria until Microsoft reassured customers that most of the Windows exploits had already been patched, but several former intelligence officials say the leak points to a larger ...

Most of the Windows zero-day exploits have already been patched - Computerworld

Late last week, a hacker group known as The Shadow Brokers released a trove of Windows exploits it claims to have obtained from National Security Agency's (NSA's) elite hacking team. The group released the tools and presentations and files claiming to ...

Microsoft confirms it's patched most of the NSA's Windows exploits - Computerworld Australia

Microsoft on Friday said it had patched most of the Windows vulnerabilities purportedly exploited by the National Security Agency (NSA) using tools that were leaked last week. The Windows flaws were disclosed by the hacking gang Shadow Brokers in a ...

Microsoft says it's all patched up - FCW.com

Microsoft's "Patch Tuesday" is a cybersecurity ritual, but the company faced a potential off-day crisis when the Shadow Brokers chose Good Friday to release a trove of exploits of Microsoft products. The latest Shadow Brokers release, "Lost in ...

Microsoft Fixed The Shadow Brokers' Bugs In Silent March Update - Tom's Hardware

After a month-long delay of Windows 10 security patches raised suspicions back in February, Microsoft appears to have silently fixed some Windows vulnerabilities that the NSA and potentially “The Shadow Brokers” hacking group were exploiting.

Updated systems are safe from NSA hack tool says Microsoft - Phone Mantra

Updated systems are safe from NSA hack tool says Microsoft: The US National Security Agency developed a hacking tool and dumped it online recently. It is a spying tool and is a significant threat to a billion devices all over the world. TheShadowBroker ...

ShadowBrokers' Windows Zero-Days Already Patched - Threatpost

Hours after what was thought to be a damaging release of NSA hacking tools for Windows systems, Microsoft quelled some anxiety with a late-night statement on Friday that most of the vulnerabilities disclosed by the ShadowBrokers had already been ...

The NSA Effect: How Microsoft Patched Most of the Exploits Right Before Shadow Brokers Dump - Wccftech

4 exploits used by NSA were fixed in the March 2017 update - did Shadow Brokers sell them to MS or was the company tipped off by... NSA? Shadow Brokers took the cybersecurity industry by storm on Friday by releasing a trove of hacking tools for Windows ...

Shadow Brokers leak more NSA exploits - pppFocus

The well-known hacking group (or individual) called “Shadow Brokers“, just leaked a number of Windows vulnerabilities allegedly created to go after old Microsoft computers. Hackers have released documents and files that cybersecurity experts say ...

Microsoft Patches Shadow Brokers Exploits, Updates Privacy Controls - Sci-Tech Today

The hacking group Shadow Brokers last week revealed a large number of Windows vulnerabilities it claims to have stolen from the National Security Agency (NSA), but Microsoft said Friday that it has already patched most of them. The company has also ...

Hacking group publishes NSA exploits online - Alive For Football

Up-to-date Microsoft customers are safe from the purported National Security Agency spying tools dumped online, the software company said Saturday, tamping down fears the digital arsenal was poised to wreak havoc across the internet. Below is a list of ...

NSA hacking tools now available for anyone to use, is your computer vulnerable? - Catholic Online

The majority of the world's computers are vulnerable to NSA hacking, according to a hacktivist collective that has just released another trove of NSA developed malware to the media. The ShadowBrokers, a hacktivist collective previously leaked accurate ...