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November Patch Tuesday 2018

I can’t believe it is November already. My wife is a Christmas fanatic, which likely has a little to do with being born on December 24th. Well she already found a radio station that switched to Christmas music. I have not been out to any stores in the past two weeks, but I am just as certain that Ch

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Patching in Review – Week 45

We find ourselves in the shadow of another Patch Tuesday, but not without an avalanche of new vulnerabilities and updates! Don’t forget to register for our November Patch Tuesday webinar to get in-depth information around what drops next week. According to Digital Trends, researchers have discovere

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Patching in Review – Week 44

We still have one more week before another Patch Tuesday, but that does not stop security researchers from finding more exploits to our everyday software. According to TheRegister, researchers at Cymulate have found an exploit within Microsoft Word that would allow an attacker to run code through us

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State of the Union on Security: The Framework of CIS Critical Security Controls, Pt. 3 of 3

This last in a series of three posts recaps the final portion of the presentation that Chris Goettl, Ivanti’s director of Product Management for security solutions, presented at the recent IT Leadership Summit virtual event that’s available on demand. Part 1 in this series, State of the Union on Se

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State of the Union on Security: SamSam Attacks and the Need to Prioritize Risks, Pt. 2 of 3

This Part 2 blog post in a series of three posts recaps roughly the second third of the presentation that Chris Goettl, Ivanti’s director of Product Management for security solutions, presented at the recent IT Leadership Summit virtual event that’s available on demand. That presentation covered a n

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Patching in Review – Week 43

With Halloween on the horizon, this week would not be complete without a good spooky story, and fortunately the internet delivered!  Nearly two months ago we covered a security researcher named SandboxEscaper that released exploit code around the Windows ALPC vulnerability. On Tuesday, the same res

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Safeguarding Forests—and IT—Falls to All of Us

The month of October is near its end. Here in Utah, stunning autumn colors have graced the mountains and the weather has turned brisk and fresh. Fire season is over. What a relief!  The wildfires of 2018 in Utah were spectacular. They burned thousands of acres and destroyed a record number of struc

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