Two more Windows zero-days get temporary patches


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Temporary patches are now available for all the three Windows zero-days that have been disclosed in the past month. A first temporary patch was released last week, and two others followed this week.

The patches have been made available by a third-party security firm after Microsoft did not release official fixes at the start of the month, during its regular January 2019 Patch Tuesday update window.

To install the temporary patches (also called micropatches), users must install the 0patch Agent client from Acros Security.

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