Microsoft will release seven security updates next week
— including one rated critical for Windows 8 and Windows RT — to patch 12 vulnerabilities in Windows, Office, SharePoint Server and the company’s website design software.
Missing from Thursday’s advance notification was any news about the Internet Explorer (IE) zero-day vulnerability that hackers have been exploiting since at least Dec. 7….
Web site for the Council on Foreign Relations was compromised and recently hit by a drive-by attack that was detected earlier this week. Hacker are suspected to be from China , who are exploiting a zero day Internet Explorer Vulnerability for Espionage attack against one of American most elite foreign policy web groups.