CISA orders federal agencies to patch Windows PrintNightmare bug

CISA orders federal agencies to patch Windows PrintNightmare bug A new emergency directive ordered by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) orders federal agencies to mitigate the actively exploited Window Print Spooler vulnerability on their networks. CISA issued the Emergency Directive 21-04 after Microsoft released security updates on Friday to address the vulnerability dubbed PrintNightmare in all supported Read more…

Microsoft’s Incomplete PrintNightmare Patch Fails to Fix Vulnerability

Microsoft’s Incomplete PrintNightmare Patch Fails to Fix Vulnerability Researchers have bypassed Microsoft’s emergency patch for the PrintNightmare vulnerability to achieve remote code execution and local privilege escalation with the official fix installed. Last night, Microsoft released an out-of-band KB5004945 security update that was supposed to fix the PrintNightmare vulnerability that researchers disclosed by accident Read more…

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