July 22, 2021
Cyber Security

New Windows 10 Vulnerability Allows Anyone to Get Admin Privileges

On July 20th, 2021, KCS was made aware of a vulnerability relating to a local elevation of privileges, which would allow a threat actor to access saved passwords, system decryption keys, and more. It works by exploiting a core file to user accounts and privilege management in Windows. KCS is actively looking into the implementation of the fixes as put out by Microsoft and testing and confirming that these patches remediate the vulnerabilities. If you want to confirm that you've been affected by the vulnerability, please reach out to KCS Computer Tech for a free diagnostic.

For further reading, check out Bleeping Computer's in-depth article: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/new-windows-10-vulnerability-allows-anyone-to-get-admin-privileges/


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Google patches major zero-day vulnerability flaw

July 5, 2022

A zero-day vulnerability has been patched by Google, and should be reaching you shortly.

Cyber Security
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Google and iFixit partnership officially live

July 5, 2022

An announcement that was made a few months ago joining iFixit and Google together to sell OEM parts on iFixit's online store is finally live.

Mobile Devices
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Home office hacks to improve your working from home experience!

July 1, 2022

Working from home has taken the world by storm, and not exactly by choice. Here are a few tips and items that can help improve your work from home experience, as we know that not everyone has the system completely nailed down.