Windows Users Warned To Update Now As ‘Complete Control’ Hack Attack Confirmed

August 25, 2019

Now all users are being warned that attackers with minimal technical skill can gain complete control of a Windows system as an old remote access trojan (RAT) gets a new lease of life.

More broadly, Windows users are advised to “update now.” Which means ensuring that all software applications are running the latest updated versions for starters. And, despite the reported problems concerning the latest Patch Tuesday update, for Windows 10, 8.1 and 7 users, it is also recommended that you ensure your Windows OS is fully patched and updated.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/daveywinder/2019/08/24/windows-users-warned-to-update-now-as-complete-control-hack-attack-confirmed/amp/