Steve and Gerry discuss the discovery of a 19 year old vulnerability, how organizations using Windows 7 now really really have to do something about it, and how the Pwn2Own 0-day contest in Vancouver is dropping 0-days like it’s hot.

As always they end with One Cool Thing.

Show Notes

Resources:

WinRar Bug
https://www.scmagazine.com/home/security-news/hack-u-next-ariana-grande-file-is-one-of-100-ways-attackers-are-exploiting-winrar-bug/

Microsoft will start notifying users of Windows 7 about the end of (support) days. What you need to know.
https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/20/windows-7-security-updates/

Pwn2Own Zero Day Initiative
https://www.thezdi.com/blog/2019/3/20/pwn2own-vancouver-2019-day-one-results

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