Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

Securing the Nation's Digital Infrastructure

TTCSIRT-388.01.19.21:TTCSIRT ADVISORY – Microsoft Defender Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Please be advised that Microsoft has released a security advisory to address a remote code execution vulnerability, CVE-2021-1647, in Microsoft Defender. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system. This vulnerability was detected in exploits in the wild. TT-CSIRT is urging all entities (public and private) to download and install …