It’s that time again, a new operating system emerges from the Microsoft incubator! While many of you might not get to experience Windows 10 just yet or even in the foreseeable future, we want you to know that when you decide to use it, Malwarebytes has got your back.
Usually, Microsoft pushes out updates on “Patch Tuesday” but the severity of the vulnerability they are fixing requires immediate remediation and a new update released in the last 24 hours. The update fixes a serious security flaw found within how Windows products read certain types of fonts.
Since the introduction of Task Scheduler 2.0, the Scheduled Tasks use xml files and the .job extension. What hasn’t changed, is the extensive use of Tasks by Adware and other Potentially Unwanted Programs.