It seems that Microsoft has finally solved a problem that could put Windows users at risk of all kinds of cyber attacks.

A cyberattack method called Bring Your Own Vulnerable Driver, or BYOVD for short. It revolves around attackers installing old legitimate software drivers known for vulnerabilities on a target endpoints (opens in a new tab). Installing a legitimate driver will not cause any antivirus (opens in a new tab) alarms, but will open backdoors for attackers to deliver a more dangerous payload.