Microsoft’s first-party security tools are often criticized for being too easy to exploit and even more often for being vulnerable to malicious third-party code.
But in some cases, exploiting these vulnerabilities is just as simple as simply installing a third-parties add-on to a vulnerable program.
Microsoft’s latest release of its Visual Studio toolset makes it easier for users to use the company’s security tools without requiring any extra expertise.
While Microsoft has been releasing new versions of the tools on a regular basis, the latest version of Visual Studio 2015 is a significant update that brings a lot of new features.
This article explains what those features are and what the latest security fixes do to make it easier to install them.