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Patching in Review – Week 3 of 2019

Is it just me, or does it feel like Patch Tuesday rolled into this week? With the quarterly release from Oracle and new security patches from Microsoft over the past 7 days, 2019 has kept the world of patching busy to say the least. A zero-day proof-of-concept has been released for an unpatched Win

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What Is Your Plan for Identifying and Addressing Cyber Threats? And, More to the Point: Will It Hold Up?

You think your organization’s secure. You’ve tried to consider all the angles. But there’s still that nagging concern in the back of your mind—that Jeff Goldblum voice that tells you matter-of-factly that “hackers find a way.”   Jurassic Park’s Dr. Malcom was right, of course—about those pesky dino

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Patching in Review – Week 2 of 2019

As we come to the end of our first patch week of the year, the list of known issues continues to grow for the Patch Tuesday patches. Aside from the two higher profile issues below, be sure to look at Microsoft’s known issues for the operating systems in your environment. Here are some quick links be

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More Security Threats, Increased Regulation in 2019

Breaches have remained prevalent in 2018 and the trend is expected to continue. Several high-profile breaches pushed a world already drifting toward more strict privacy regulations like GDPR to take more action like the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018. It’s safe to say that in 2019 we will c

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January Patch Tuesday 2019

January Patch Tuesday looks like a mild one. Microsoft has released updates for the Windows operating system, Internet Explorer, Edge, Office, Sharepoint, .Net Framework and Exchange. Microsoft resolved a total of 47 unique vulnerabilities and most are only rated as Important. Only seven of the CVEs

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Patching in Review – Week 1 of 2019

Happy New Year everyone! While we come into the new year, we already have new vulnerabilities to remediate that are detailed below. Also, with Patch Tuesday already coming up next week, make sure to register for our Patch Tuesday webinar for news and analysis of this month’s patches. In the news, a

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Patching in Review – Week 52

It’s the last week of the year everyone, and while there aren’t any major security releases to get out over the holidays, here are some of the more notable articles for the week. A new Google Chrome exploit is sweeping the web where websites can force a system’s disk usage to 100%. Fossbytes detail

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Patching in Review – Week 51

Nothing is better than a proper gift for the holidays, and what could be a better gift than an out-of-band release from Microsoft? Spread the holiday cheer in your networks this week with the critical patches listed below! Before we get to the patches, our favorite security researcher SandboxEscape

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