Tag: patching

Stop the patches 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] The situation has got out of hand.
Govt agencies struggle to keep up with patching load 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
"I have never seen anything like it," says DHS CIO.
Windows XP users at risk with new IE exploit 
By Darren Pauli | Apr 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
No fix for those on unsupported OS.
Font flaw allowed Keybase copycats 
By Darren Pauli | Apr 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Security teams pounce.
Attacks target Microsoft Word zero day 
By Darren Pauli | Mar 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Google reports flaw with Rich Text Format docs.
IE watering hole hack added to notorious exploit kit 
By Darren Pauli | Jan 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Criminal hacking kits jostle for top spot.
Patch Tuesday update addresses 24 bugs, including exploited TIFF zero-day 
By Danielle Walker | Dec 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
With the update, users can employ a patch for a TIFF zero-day, which - when exploited - gives attackers the same user rights as targeted individuals.
Patch Tuesday to include 11 security fixes from Microsoft 
By Danielle Walker | Dec 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
With the monthly update, Microsoft will fix a TIFF zero-day impacting users, but not a serious Windows XP flaw under active attack.
Tinder dating flaw tied accounts to Facebook identities 
Facebook patches URL redirection bug 
Adobe plugs holes in Flash Player and ColdFusion  
By Danielle Walker | Nov 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
Four vulnerabilities plugged.
Microsoft patches one zero-day, misses another 
By Danielle Walker | Nov 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Eight bulletins fix 19 unique vulnerabilities in Windows, IE and Office.
No fix for Office zero-day in Microsoft Patch Tuesday 
No fix for Office zero day in pending Patch Tuesday 
Twitter accounts were open to highjack via CSRF flaw 
By Darren Pauli | Nov 7, 2013 | Comment Now 
Attackers could read direct messages, post tweets.
WordPress automates patching 
By Danielle Walker | Nov 1, 2013 | Comment Now 
One less thing to worry about.
Microsoft says ditch XP 
By Adam Greenberg | Oct 31, 2013 | Comment Now 
Malware booms for SP2.
iOS 7 update fixes passcode bypass 
By Adam Greenberg | Oct 24, 2013 | Comment Now 
Adds iCloud Keychain.
51 Java holes patched 
By Danielle Walker | Oct 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
And a dozen rated critical.
Google bug bounties now include open source 
By Adam Greenberg | Oct 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
Rewards for 'down-to-earth fixes' for BIND, Linux kernel, lighttpd, Sendmail, OpenVPN and others.
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