Microsoft publicizes November Patch Tuesday security updates today, fixing 74 common vulnerabilities and exposures (CVEs) in the family of Windows operating systems and related products. Out of these, 13 are classified as “Critical” and 61 as “Important”. Amongst the 13 Critical vulnerabilities, there is one vulnerability in Internet Explorer which is under the radar of […]

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Microsoft rolls out October Patch Tuesday security updates today, remediating 60 common vulnerabilities and exposures (CVEs) in the family of Windows operating systems and related products. Out of these 9 are classified as “Critical“, and 51 as “Important”. There are no reported zero-days this month but there is one publicly disclosed vulnerability Windows Error Reporting […]

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Start of this new year, Meltdown and Spectre kept us busy. Today Microsoft released regular patches fixing a total of 23 vulnerabilities. Among these Microsoft rated one CVE as Critical, 20 as Important, one as Moderate and last one as Low. Microsoft also released 2 advisories for Adobe and Microsoft Office. Out of these 23 […]

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The following SCAP content has been released to SCAP Repo and SecPod ANCOR. SecPod Saner will automatically pull the relevant content on its next scheduled update. oval:org.secpod.oval:def:37433 CVE-2016-7188 Privilege escalation vulnerability in Windows Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector Service oval:org.secpod.oval:def:37434 CVE-2016-7188 MS16-125 Windows Diagnostics Hub Elevation of privilege vulnerability – MS16-125 oval:org.secpod.oval:def:37431 CVE-2016-0142 Remote code execution […]

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Adobe released critical security patch for Adobe Flash Player. The patch address Nineteen (19) flaws including multiple zero day vulnerabilities and CVE-2015-8561 is being actively exploited in the wild.These flaws allows attackers to take complete control of the systems remotely. The Linux and Mac operating systems are affected apart from Windows. Here are the details of the 19 […]

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  This April another big update from Microsoft, which includes 11 security bulletins addressing a total of 26 vulnerabilities. The high priority fix is for Microsoft Office addressing 5 vulnerabilities, Windows HTTP protocol stack (HTTP.sys) and Internet Explorer addressing 10 vulnerabilities. This month four bulletins are rated as Critical, addressing 17 vulnerabilities and seven are […]

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  In this Patch Tuesday, Microsoft released Nine security bulletins addressing a total of 56 vulnerabilities. As usual this month high priority fix is for Internet Explorer, along with Windows Kernel-Mode Driver, Windows Group Policy and Microsoft Office. Internet Explorer alone addresses 41 out of 56 vulnerabilities. This month three bulletins are rated as Critical, […]

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  Microsoft’s first Patch Tuesday of 2015 brings Eight security bulletins covering a total of eight vulnerabilities. Noticeably, high priority fix is for Windows Telnet Service which, if not fixed, can potentially allow Remote Code Execution . No updates were made available for Internet Explorer. Of the eight vulnerabilities one is rated Critical and Seven are […]

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This month Microsoft has released 14 security bulletins addressing a total of 33 vulnerabilities. The high priority fix is for Windows OLE, Internet Explorer, Windows Schannel and XML Core Services. Internet Explorer alone addresses 17 out of 33 vulnerabilities and it includes fix for 0-day vulnerability CVE-2014-6352 in the Windows OLE. This month Four bulletins […]

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Microsoft has released Eight security bulletins addressing a total of 24 vulnerabilities. The high priority fix is for Internet Explorer and Microsoft Windows. Internet Explorer alone addresses 14 out of 24 vulnerabilities. This month Three bulletins are rated as Critical, addressing 19 vulnerabilities and five are rated as Important. Critical security updates addresses security issues […]

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