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April Patch Tuesday 2017

April Patch Tuesday release from Microsoft is only about a third of the size of the March release. There are a total of 46 unique vulnerabilities (CVEs) being resolved, three of which have been publicly disclosed (CVE-2017-0210, CVE-2017-0199, CVE-2017-0203) and two of those have been exploited in t

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March Patch Tuesday 2017

If you miss a Patch Tuesday things begin to accumulate.  March’s lineup makes this very apparent.  Microsoft just released two months’ worth of updates that include 18 total bulletins (Yes, I said bulletins, we will get to that), 9 Critical \ 9 Important, a total of 136 unique CVEs, 3 Zero Days, and

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March 2017 Patch Tuesday Forecast

By the end of March will anyone remember that Microsoft missed a Patch Tuesday?  I am going to go with vague memories, but overcast by so much more excitement happening this month! Be sure to check out all of Ivanti’s patch products: Patch for SCCM Patch for Windows Patch for Linux, UNIX, Mac Patch

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October Patch Tuesday Forecast 2016

October is here already and should be an interesting lineup of updates coming in the next few weeks.  There are also some things you need to know about servicing model changes from Microsoft and on distribution changes for Adobe Flash. Oracle is also going to be dropping their quarterly CPU this mon

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June Patch Tuesday 2016

I am chilling up in Daresbury, UK this Patch Tuesday, so instead of working through lunch I am working through dinner. ROOM SERVICE! There are two not so very surprising events this evening. First, it is raining in the UK. Second, Adobe Flash Player has a zero day! Like I said, no surprises. CVE-20

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March Patch Tuesday Round-Up 2016

Things were going too smoothly this month, but it did not take long to accumulate some curve balls to make your March patching more interesting. As we expected, Flash was very close to a release on Patch Tuesday. It's here and with it Microsoft has released MS16-036, which is the Flash plug-in for

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March Patch Tuesday 2016

March Patch Tuesday has a great deal of updates, but no public disclosures or exploited vulnerabilities as of yet. Let’s start with what we know for sure: Microsoft has released 13 bulletins, five of which are critical and eight are rated as important. With these bulletins, Microsoft is resolving 3

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January Patch Tuesday 2016: Windows Updates

January 2016 is going to be anything but boring. Microsoft has a large lineup of updates. The bulletin list opens up 2016 with 10 bulletins — minus one. MS16-009 has been skipped and Microsoft went to MS16-010 instead. Is that a small joke relating to Windows 9 skipping to Windows 10? Maybe Microsof

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