In other words, the vulnerability is ‘wormable’, meaning that any future malware that exploits this vulnerability could propagate from vulnerable computer to vulnerable computer in a similar way as the Wanna Cry malware spread across the globe in 2017.
Desktop dating malware
I was on my computer this afternoon reading through new feeds when a **Microsoft Warning Alert** screen popped up.
It stated that a "Mal1cious P0rn0graphic Spyware/Riskware Detected Error #0x80072ee7 and "to please call us immediately at: 1-877-644-0337.
Now that I have your attention, it is important that affected systems are patched as quickly as possible to prevent such a scenario from happening.
In response, we are taking the unusual step of providing a security update for all customers to protect Windows platforms, including some out-of-support versions of Windows.
The Windows operating system automatically generates a file upon changes to a folder.