Microsoft urges everyone who owns a PC to update their computers immediately. A security vulnerability known as “PrintNightmare” can affect the Windows spooler print service. The Windows Spooler Print Service controls all print jobs that are carried out within the Windows operating system. If this process is interrupted, it could affect the printer’s performance and reliability.
Instead of the “PrintNightmare” security issues, Windows has created security updates for Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, Windows 10 and Windows 7, for which Microsoft 2020 has discontinued support.
“We recommend installing these updates immediately,” said Microsoft. The security updates released on and after July 6, 2021 contain safeguards for CVE-2021-1675 and the additional remote code execution exploit in the Windows print spooler service known as ‘PrintNightmare’ and documented in CVE-2021-34527 is. “
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