Hackers are having a field day these days. No one is safe. But that doesn't mean that Microsoft or other companies aren't trying to design mitigation techniques to keep hackers out.
In that vein, Microsoft released the enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET) which is designed to help prevent hackers from gaining access to your system. Yesterday, the company made available a preview version of EMET 3.5, introducing four new mitigation features construed at mitigating Return-Oriented Programming (ROP) attacks.