The assistant on updating Windows 10 opens a door for hackers

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In the firm tool of Microsoft COR on updating Windows 10, so-called Windows 10 Update Assistant or "The assistant on updating" in the Russian-language version, was found vulnerability in system of safety. She allows malefactors to execute a code with the administrator rights. In the document CVE-2019-1378 Microsoft COR describes that the malefactor can create the account with full authority, and also get access to management the device, delete data and install programs. Vulnerability consists in a method, with help which Windows 10 Update Assistant distributes permissions...

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