It is now official. Microsoft updated their initial TechNet post with the following update: UPDATE: 2/15/17: We will deliver updates as part of the planned March Update Tuesday, March 14, 2017. No details as to what occurred. So beyond the details I included in my original blog post regarding this
Although this critical update, complete with 270 fixes, is not the largest Oracle has issued, it's a close second - trailing just six fixes behind the largest to-date, which was released in 2016. The affected landscape deals mostly with business-critical applications, including: Oracle Database Ser
Other than the Microsoft conspiracy to kill off disc based gaming ONCE AND FOR ALL!!!!! it was a pretty uneventful Patch Tuesday for issues. For those who want to read up on, and fume over, the terrible conspiracy to kill off your disc based games, here is a little media fodder. Microsoft tries to
There were a lot of updates released this month. A lot of the updates from Microsoft overlap each other. There is even a case of one patch replacing another within the 13 patches released this month. Here are some things to know as you continue through your patch process: Several patches may appl
January Patch Tuesday has kicked off with a bit of contention. Google disclosed two vulnerabilities just days before Microsoft released bulletins resolving the issues. MS15-001 and MS15-003 likely would have been less of a concern if Google had not made the disclosure, but Google's strict adherenc
Although it was not as large as the November Patch Tuesday, December's Patch Tuesday still had some important updates to close out the year. Microsoft released seven bulletins, three of which were critical. The three critical updates affect Internet Explorer, Microsoft Office, and VBScript engine.
We have a big Patch Tuesday this month. Microsoft started by releasing 8 updates and slipped in a later 9th later in the week last week. That is just the beginning. As of this morning we have updates from Opera, Picasa, Adobe Acrobat, Reader, Flash 13 and 14, and AIR, with likely appearances by C
Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release. It looks pretty clean at first glance. IE with a lot of OS patches and likely nothing all that complex. The one thing to watch for will be the possibilities of more dependencies. For those running Windows 8.1 or Server 2012 R2, make sur