This valentine’s day Microsoft released security patches addressing a total of 50 security vulnerabilities in various Microsoft products along with additional patches for the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities (ADV180002), as a part of regulr patch tuesday. Among these 14 rated as Critical, 34 rated as Important and 2 rated as Moderate. These vulnerabilities impact Outlook, Edge, […]

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Two new critical vulnerabilities have been discovered affecting every processor since 1995, which allow malicious programs to steal information from other programs memory. These vulnerabilities are named as Meltdown (CVE-2017-5754) and Spectre (CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5715). Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities affect all processors since 1995 including AMD, ARM, and Intel. These vulnerabilities allow an attacker to access […]

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Microsoft December 2017 Patch Tuesday addresses 32 security vulnerabilities in six of its main product categories. Among these 20 CVE’s are rated as Critical, and 12 are rated as Important. None of the Windows OS patches are rated as critical, and there are no zero days patched in this month, although Internet Explorer with 13 patched vulnerabilities (9 critical) and Edge with […]

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Microsoft July 2017 Patch Tuesday addresses 51 security vulnerabilities in addition to 3 vulnerabilities for Adobe Flash Player. 19 vulnerabilities are rated as Critical, 32 are rated as Important and 3 are rated as Moderate. 12 Critical vulnerabilities affect Microsoft Scripting Engine which can result in Remote Code Execution. The other critical vulnerabilities affect Internet Explorer, Edge, and Windows. […]

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Microsoft June 2017 Patch Tuesday addressing 97 security vulnerabilities including fixing two critical vulnerabilities Windows Search Remote Code Execution (CVE-2017-8543) and LNK Remote Code Execution (CVE-2017-8464), are being actively exploited in the wild. The most dangerous vulnerability exists in Windows Search Service (WSS), a feature in Windows that allows users to search across multiple Windows […]

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Apple fixed 141 vulnerabilities across multiple products including macOS Sierra, iOS, watchOS, tvOS, iCloud, Safari, and iTunes. Most of the vulnerabilities exist in some instances with root privileges (41 in iOS 41, 37 in macOS Sierra, 23 in tvOS and 12 in watchOS) and could lead to arbitrary code execution. Apple also fixed 26 vulnerabilities in Safari browser, which could lead to […]

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