Patch

Microsoft Emergency Patch for Malware Protection Engine

Updated

 On May 8, 2017, Microsoft released an emergency patch for the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine which exists in Windows Defender. The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to obtain SYSTEM level privileges if a specially crafted file is scanned. Malware Protection Engine version 1.1.10701.0 or later are not affected by this vulnerability. More information can be obtained at https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/4022344.