Microsoft: Hackers using Zerologon exploits in attacks, patch now!


Microsoft has warned that attackers are actively using the Windows Server Zerologon exploits in attacks and advises all Windows administrators to install the necessary security updates.

As part of the August 2020 Patch Tuesday security updates, Microsoft fixed a critical 10/10 rated security vulnerability known as ‘CVE-2020-1472 | Netlogon Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability’.from other specific target countries.

This vulnerability has been named ‘Zerologon’ by cybersecurity firm Secura, and when exploited, allows attackers to elevate their privileges to a domain administrator and take control over a domain.

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Source: Bleeping Computer