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 …Read more
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 …Read more
December Patch Tuesday has a flurry of exploits and public disclosures. Coming in to Patch Tuesday, we already had one zero day from Mozilla (CVE-2016-9079) which updated on November 30. Today, Adobe released nine bulletins, including a critical update for …Read more
Since October Patch Tuesday there has been a lot of activity. Oracle released their quarterly CPU including an update for Java JRE, Adobe resolved a Zero Day in Flash Player, our tip of the month, and a quick look at …Read more
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. …Read more
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It was a confusing week for those tracking the Adobe Flash Player update. Let me summarize what happened and what may still be lingering.
Flash Player did announce an Advisory on Patch …Read more
May’s Patch Tuesday has a few juicy surprises for us. On the Microsoft side, there is one vulnerability being exploited in the wild that affects both Internet Explorer (MS16-051) and Windows (MS16-053). Additionally, two public disclosures will raise concerns with …Read more
Apple has announced the end of availability for QuickTime 7 on Windows systems. In their announcement they explained their reason for pulling support:
“QuickTime 7 for Windows is no longer supported by Apple. New versions of Windows since 2009 …Read more
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 …Read more