Microsoft extends EMET end of life date

EMET has been an important security tool for admins supporting older Windows OS versions and to see its end of life drawing near concerns me.  This has the feel of another play to guide/force more users to Windows 10.

http://www.itnews.com.au/news/microsoft-extends-emet-end-of-life-date-440707

Attackers can turn Microsoft’s exploit defense tool EMET against itself

This is yet another reason to pay close attention to your patching cycle.  EMET is a great tool, but this exploit leaves its users vulnerable until properly patched.

http://www.csoonline.com/article/3037183/security/attackers-can-turn-microsofts-exploit-defense-tool-emet-against-itself.html