The Cyber Patch
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In nature, predators hide next to watering holes, where prey gathers and wait for the opportunity to attack. Unfortunately, cybercriminals have found ways to emulate this predatory behaviour. They prey on unsuspecting victims browsing regularly visited websites. This is called a watering hole attack
The first Patch Tuesday of 2021 is here and the year is starting out lighter than most. In all Microsoft is patching, ten vulnerabilities rated "Critical", 71 rated "Important", and two rated as "Moderate". The critical list covers both GDI+ and video codec Remote Code Execution (RCE) vulnerabilities and half