Security & Threat Updates – May 2024:

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Microsoft addressed 60 Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE’s) this month, three of which were marked as zero-day vulnerabilities.  The most critical Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE’s) are noted below:

Microsoft Vulnerabilities:

Windows Zero-Days:

  • CVE-2024-30051 – Windows DWM Core Library Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability
  • CVE-2024-30040 – Windows MSHTML Platform Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability
  • CVE-2024-30046 – ASP.NET Core Denial of Service Vulnerability

Other Critical CVE’s Worth Mentioning:

  • CVE-2024-30043 – Microsoft SharePoint Server Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • CVE-2024-30033 – Windows Search Service Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability
  • CVE-2024-30050 – Windows Mark of the Web Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability

3rd Party Critical CVE’s:





Google Chrome:

  • Versions 125.0.6422.60/.61 were released for Windows & Apple and 125.0.6422.60 for Linux on May 15th.
  • This update addresses the 6th zero day of 2024.
  • Chrome Release: May 15th 2024

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