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Microsoft issues patch for zero-day exploit that uses malicious Office files | Engadget

Microsoft issues patch for zero-day exploit that uses malicious Office files | Engadget Mariella Moon Microsoft has just rolled out an update fixing 66 security vulnerabilities as part of this month’s Patch Tuesday. One of them addresses a critical zero-day vulnerability that’s being actively exploited by hackers using Office files containing malicious ActiveX controls. A…

Microsoft issues Windows attack warning that utilizes malicious Office files | Engadget

Microsoft issues Windows attack warning that utilizes malicious Office files | Engadget Mariella Moon Attackers are actively exploiting a Microsoft remote code execution vulnerability using malicious Office files, the tech giant has warned. The vulnerability known as CVE-2021-40444 affects Windows Servers from version 2008 and Windows 7 through 10. What attackers are doing is sending…

Labor Department Issues Emergency Rules to Protect Health Care Workers From COVID

Labor Department Issues Emergency Rules to Protect Health Care Workers From COVID

Labor Department Issues Emergency Rules to Protect Health Care Workers From COVID Christina Jewett, Kaiser Health News Labor Department officials on Thursday announced a temporary emergency standard to protect health care workers, saying they face “grave danger” in the workplace from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The new standard would require employers to remove workers who…

Southwest Airlines’ technical issues lead to 500 canceled flights | Engadget

Southwest Airlines’ technical issues lead to 500 canceled flights | Engadget Southwest Airlines passengers had to deal with thousands of delayed and canceled flights this week caused by a couple of technical problems that affected its systems. On Monday, the airline’s third-party weather data provider suffered from intermittent performance issues that prevented it from receiving…