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Microsoft patch day brings many security fixes

Microsoft did a good job in August by releasing to customers no less than 9 security bulletins which fix 5 critical security vulnerabilities and 4 important ones. Pretty much everything is affected : – the Windows operating system (XP 32bit … Continue reading

Patch Tuesday brings a long list of security fixes

The MS11 security bulletin announced for this “Patch Tuesday” is a very long list of patches affecting : Windows XP, 2003 Server, Vista, Server 2008, Windows 7, Server 2008 R2 Internet Explorer (various versions) .NET Framework Silverlight Microsoft Forefront Threat … Continue reading

Microsoft delivers 2 Updates for 3 Vulnerabilities

On the May 2011 Patch Tuesday, Microsoft released 2 security bulletins with according updates to close 3 security holes – just as announced last week. One of them is a critical and only affects the WINS server of Windows Server … Continue reading

Patch Tuesday with only 2 Updates

The upcoming Patch Tuesday next week seems to mean much less work than the previous one where the Redmond Company released 17 security bulletins: Today, the company announced only two updates for the May Patchday – one of them dealing … Continue reading

Many Updates on Patch Tuesday

Just as announced Friday last week, Microsoft released 17 security bulletins and according updates, fixing overall more than 60 security vulnerabilities in Windows, Internet Explorer, Office and the Developer tools. According to the exploitability index of the security bulletin summary, … Continue reading

Massive Patchday ahead

The upcoming Tuesday means much work for administrators – Microsoft today announced that the company plans to release 17 security bulletins with according patches. 9 of them deal with critical rated security vulnerabilities which means that cyber criminals can abuse … Continue reading

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

Microsoft announces 3 Security Bulletins

The Redmond company announced 3 security bulletins for the upcoming Patch Tuesday next week. These are meant to fix at least 4 security vulnerabilities. One flaw which affects Windows from XP to Windows 7 as well as Windows Server 2008 … 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