• Hackers are using a severe Windows bug to backdoor unpatched servers

    13 days ago - By Ars Technica

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    One of the most critical Windows vulnerabilities disclosed this year is under active attack by hackers who are trying to backdoor servers that store credentials for every user and administrative account on a network, a researcher said on Friday.
    Zerologon, as the vulnerability has been dubbed, gained widespread attention last month when the firm that discovered it said it could give attackers instant access to active directories , which admins use to create, delete, and manage network accounts. Active directories and the domain controllers they run on are among the most coveted...
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