StormShield demonstrates, yet again, its leadership on APT protection and blocks proactively the last 0day attack on Windows XP

A new vulnerability found in the kernel of Windows XP and Windows 2003 Server allows hackers to gain system privileges. It provides hacker with the ability to execute its code in kernel mode.

Microsft has not yet provided a security patch for this vulnerability. A malware exploiting this flaw would be able to take full control of the computer.

This malware is proactively blocked by StormShield. Our customers have no need to patch, upgrade, or update StormShield in any way: our unique HIPS protections blocks this threat out of the box.