Saturday May 24, 2014

Microsoft's Silverlight Is Now the Most Vulnerable Plugin

Microsoft is number one in something again: the most vulnerable and dangerous plugin. It’s an accomplishment both Java and Flash are happy to relinquish to Microsoft.

Silverlight exploits are also ideal because Silverlight continues to gain rich Internet application market share, perhaps surpassing Java, and Microsoft's life cycle schedule suggests Silverlight 5 will be supported through October, 2021.