The National Security Agency (NSA) has added its weight to Microsoft’s by heavily recommending that Windows administrators update their systems to protect against the CVE-2019-0708 “BlueKeep” vulnerability.
Microsoft issued a patch for CVE-2019-0708 in May, but it’s estimated there are almost one million devices that have not been issued the update and remain vulnerable.
The NSA’s June 4 warning follows one issued by Microsoft on May 30 that strongly advised that all affected systems should be updated, noting that this particular vulnerability, which is wormable, can be specifically targeted by malicious actors.
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