Two exploited zero-days fixed in Patch Wednesday – Security

Microsoft has set two exploited vulnerabilities in Windows that can be made use of by attackers to remotely execute code on victim’s equipment. 

The to start with one was described by Russian stability seller Kaspersky, and has an effect on the scripting engine in the World wide web Explorer model 11 website browser for Windows.

Labelled CVE-2020-1380, Microsoft said the vital vulnerability could corrupt program memory in a way that allows attackers to run any code they like remotely.

“In a website-based attack scenario, an attacker could host a specifically crafted web-site that is developed to exploit the vulnerability by

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NBN Co starts testing feasibility of mmWave for future fixed wireless – Telco/ISP

NBN Co has commenced feasibility trials for the delivery of broadband services in millimetre-wave spectrum, which it sees as a potential long-term upgrade path for its current fixed wireless footprint.

The company said in a heavily-redacted regulatory filing [pdf] that it is “undertaking trials to validate the feasibility of using the 26GHz and 28GHz band spectrum over very long ranges (approximately 10km)” for the delivery of fixed wireless broadband services.

“Our studies, and those of our technology partners provide high levels of confidence that the long-range use would allow NBN Co to have significant flexibility to maximise our deployment and

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NBN Co to raise fixed wireless resilience after fiery summer – Telco/ISP

NBN Co is examining no matter if to widen environmental exclusion zones and insert photo voltaic backup options for set wi-fi towers following a specifically devastating bushfire time.

The community builder instructed a parliamentary committee that it experienced reviewed its reaction to the recent bushfire disaster, which will see added resilience measures for some of its community assets.

Main community deployment officer Kathrine Dyer reported environmental exclusion zones for set wi-fi towers could be widened to deliver a better barrier towards destruction.

“Around set wi-fi towers, if there’s a large amount of foliage around that hadn’t been cleared, [we’re] on

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