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Microsoft Windows Help and Support Center vulnerability (CVE 2010-1885) exploit in the wild

Published: 2010-06-15
Last Updated: 2010-06-15 21:16:53 UTC
by Manuel Humberto Santander Pelaez (Version: 1)
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Reader Jack showed us notifications that the vulnerability for Microsoft Windows Help and Support Center is being exploited in the wild. More information for this vulnerability at

To fix this problem, please visit and look for the "Enable this fix" image. It will download a MSI that unregisters the HCP protocol as a workaround, because there is currently no patch available.

-- Manuel Humberto Santander Peláez  |  | | msantand at isc dot sans dot org   




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