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Govt pushes Flash, Java, web ad blocks in revised infosec manual

Govt pushes Flash, Java, web ad blocks in revised infosec manual

Browser hardening and automated patching among 66 new controls.
Dec 4 2018 8:41AM
Some WA agencies still floored by simple infosec

Some WA agencies still floored by simple infosec

Poor passwords, patching, and plain text.
Jun 29 2017 2:25PM
AFP falls short of cyber security audit

AFP falls short of cyber security audit

Agency compliance claims found wanting.
May 6 2016 11:25AM
WA auditors guess govt database passwords on first attempt

WA auditors guess govt database passwords on first attempt

Performance watchdog laments atrocious security.
Nov 6 2015 10:37AM
Federal government: A worthy benchmark for IT security?

Federal government: A worthy benchmark for IT security?

[Blog post] Is Canberra living up to its own high standards?
Sep 14 2015 6:45AM
Stop the patches

Stop the patches

[Blog post] The situation has got out of hand.
Nov 5 2014 12:14PM
Govt agencies struggle to keep up with patching load

Govt agencies struggle to keep up with patching load

"I have never seen anything like it," says DHS CIO.
Nov 3 2014 12:52PM
Windows XP users at risk with new IE exploit

Windows XP users at risk with new IE exploit

No fix for those on unsupported OS.
Apr 28 2014 10:07AM
Font flaw allowed Keybase copycats

Font flaw allowed Keybase copycats

Security teams pounce.
Apr 1 2014 11:56AM
Attacks target Microsoft Word zero day

Attacks target Microsoft Word zero day

Google reports flaw with Rich Text Format docs.
Mar 26 2014 6:19AM
IE watering hole hack added to notorious exploit kit

IE watering hole hack added to notorious exploit kit

Criminal hacking kits jostle for top spot.
Jan 20 2014 11:14AM
Patch Tuesday update addresses 24 bugs, including exploited TIFF zero-day

Patch Tuesday update addresses 24 bugs, including exploited TIFF zero-day

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.
Dec 11 2013 2:00PM
Patch Tuesday to include 11 security fixes from Microsoft

Patch Tuesday to include 11 security fixes from Microsoft

With the monthly update, Microsoft will fix a TIFF zero-day impacting users, but not a serious Windows XP flaw under active attack.
Dec 9 2013 7:00AM
Tinder dating flaw tied accounts to Facebook identities

Tinder dating flaw tied accounts to Facebook identities

Patched.
Nov 28 2013 10:00AM
Facebook patches URL redirection bug

Facebook patches URL redirection bug

Fast fix.
Nov 19 2013 4:31PM
Adobe plugs holes in Flash Player and ColdFusion

Adobe plugs holes in Flash Player and ColdFusion

Four vulnerabilities plugged.
Nov 15 2013 12:00PM
Microsoft patches one zero-day, misses another

Microsoft patches one zero-day, misses another

Eight bulletins fix 19 unique vulnerabilities in Windows, IE and Office.
Nov 13 2013 8:57AM
No fix for Office zero-day in Microsoft Patch Tuesday

No fix for Office zero-day in Microsoft Patch Tuesday

Eight fixes prepared.
Nov 12 2013 6:54AM
No fix for Office zero day in pending Patch Tuesday

No fix for Office zero day in pending Patch Tuesday

Eight fixes prepped.
Nov 11 2013 7:25AM
Twitter accounts were open to highjack via CSRF flaw

Twitter accounts were open to highjack via CSRF flaw

Attackers could read direct messages, post tweets.
Nov 7 2013 1:04PM

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