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Patchday: Fresh releases from Microsoft and Google

As announced last Friday, Microsoft released 3 Security Bulletins which deal with patches for 4 security vulnerabilities. One of them is rated critical and resides within the DirectShow framework for the Windows Media Player and Windows Media Center. Other security … Continue reading

Google Update for Chrome Webbrowser

Google just released the updated version 9.0.597.107 of its Chrome webbrowser. According to their changelog, the update fixes 19 security vulnerabilities, of which 16 are rated “high”ly critical and 3 pose a “medium” risk. This means that attackers can infect … Continue reading

Busy Patchday: Updates for almost everything

Today seems to be administrators nightmare day: Not only Microsoft released the announced updates on the regular Patch Tuesday, but also Adobe for Reader and Flash Player and Google for the Chrome web browser. And even worse, this doesn’t make … Continue reading

Microsoft Patchday ahead, Google secures Chrome

The Redmond company today announced that it plans to release 12 security bulletins on the upcoming Patch Tuesday. The according updates close 22 security holes within the Windows operating systems, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office. Of those, 3 bulletins cope … Continue reading

Safer browsing – Chrome Update available

Google released the web browser Chrome 8.0.552.237 last night to fix 16 security vulnerabilities in the software. Of the vulnerabilities, one is rated as being “critical”, while 13 get the rating “high” and two the rating “medium”. The Update gets … Continue reading

Chrome 8 available

Google just released version 8 of its web browser Chrome. It fixes 13 security vulnerabilities of which 4 got rated “high”ly critical – the people reporting these all got rewarded with 1.000 US-$ and 500 US-$, respectively. Additionally to these … Continue reading

Patchday ahead

The Redmond company today published its announcement for the upcoming November Patch Tuesday. Microsoft wants to release 3 security bulletins which deal with 11 security vulnerabilities within Office and PowerPoint (up to the brand new Office 2011 for Mac) and … Continue reading

Time for Browser Updates again

This starts to feel like the updates for web browsers get pushed out on a close-to-weekly basis… but then, better safe than sorry, installing them is really a must! The Mozilla Foundation just released Firefox 3.6.11 which deals with 9 … Continue reading

Browser Updates, again

Google released version 6.0.472.59 of its Chrome web browser. It fixes 10 security vulnerabilities; 1 is only affecting Mac OS X and critical, 6 are rated “high” in their severity. As usual, the update should get delivered and installed automatically … Continue reading

Browser Updates

The Mozilla foundation just released the popular web browser Firefox in version 3.6.9. The new version fixes overall 14 security vulnerabilities of which 10 are rated critical by the developers. Additionally, they added a new feature called “X-FRAME-OPTIONS“-header which shall … Continue reading