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Original release date: January 14, 2021
Microsoft has released a security advisory to address a remote code execution vulnerability, CVE-2021-1647, in Microsoft Defender. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system. This vulnerability was detected in exploits in the wild.
CISA encourages users and administrators to review Microsoft Advisory for CVE-2021-1647 and apply the necessary updates.
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