0patch Issues Windows 7 Update Fixing CVE-2018-8174 Without Breaking Networks
Windows 7 monthly rollup KB4103718 and security-only update KB4103712 break down networking on computers installing them, and while Microsoft has already acknowledged the problems, a fix is yet to be provided to impacted systems.
In the meantime, however, 0patch has released a third-party Windows 7 update that addresses the security vulnerability detailed in CVE-2018-8174, and also fixed in Microsoft’s botched patches, without actually causing any other problems on Windows machines.
While some people might be reluctant to installing third-party Windows updates on their systems, an in-depth analysis published by 0patch shows exactly how their team of engineers managed to … (read more)
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