While various bits of North America have seen wintry flurries in the past fortnight, those in computer security have seen a flurry of four Microsoft-related zero-day exploits.
The first three of these flaws affect Microsoft Visual Studio:
* Microsoft Visual Studio .CNT Buffer Overflow
* Microsoft Visual Studio .HPJ Buffer Overflow
* Microsoft Visual Studio .RC Vulnerability
The fourth flaws affects Microsoft Word:
* Microsoft Word 0-Day Vulnerability IV
All four flaws would allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable machine...