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And it didn't keep the vulnerability to itself.
Scam uploads shot of victim's screen and tries to sell 'Windows Defender Essentials' for $25 via PayPal.
Microsoft Windows 8 introduced a change in how system-wide mandatory ASLR is implemented.

This change requires system-wide bottom-up ASLR to be enabled for mandatory ASLR to receive entropy.

Tools that enable system-wide ASLR without also setting bottom-up ASLR will fail to properly randomize executables that do not opt in to ASLR.
Microsoft Equation Editor contains a stack buffer overflow,which can allow a remote,unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system.
Bitdefender integration with Windows Defender APT in preview; Lookout, Ziften soon Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection first landed as a public preview in September, and now it's general availability, Redmond has announced a bunch of partners t...
Microsoft partners will begin rolling out Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection to macOS, Linux, iOS, and Android devices.
Microsoft is partnering with Bitdefender, Lookout and Ziften to integrate their macOS, Linux, iOS and Android threat-detection offerings with Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection.
CyberArk says the manner in which Defender scans for malicious executables in SMB shares gives attackers an opening.
Researchers at CyberArk have devised a Windows Defender bypass that tricks the operating system into executing malicious code while Defender scans a benign file.
Says you'd hafta click through a *boatload* of warnings Security researchers have uncovered what they believe is a vulnerability that allows malware to completely bypass Windows Defender. Microsoft dismissed the report as of "limited practical applicability" in practice (i.e. a low-risk threat).…
Automation can help manage and respond to alert overflow, but will come with its own specific set of challenges.
Months after acquiring automated incident response specialist Hexadite, the company has integrated the former startup's technology into Windows Defender ATP.