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A further step into achieving Windows 8 compatibility

As previously announced, we continue to improve the compatibility with Windows 8 of our products. We have started yesterday the rollout of a new update for all our products in version 2013 which improves the compatibility with Windows 8 even … Continue reading

Microsoft revokes certificates used to sign the Flame trojan

Microsoft released Security Advisory 2718704 which revokes some certificated which apparently were used to sign the trojan Flame. In a blog post, Microsoft explains how they discovered that some components of the malware have been signed by certificates that allow software to appear as … Continue reading

New updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat

We were writing in the blog post Adobe released the promised security fixes for Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x for Windows that the fixes for Adobe Reader and Acrobat v10.1 will be released on  January 10th, 2012. Adobe sent already a prenotification with … Continue reading

Adobe released the promised security fixes for Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x for Windows

We have discussed in details the problems created by the recent exploits in two separate posts here  (Security Advisory for Adobe Reader and Acrobat (Update) and Brief analysis of the Adobe vulnerability ). On Friday, Adobe published the fixes for the vulnerabilities CVE-2011-2462, … Continue reading

Improve your security series

I have seen in various forums and on Facebook some of these links used and I thought it would be handy to see them all in one post. So, here they are sorted in chronological order, each linked to the … Continue reading

Microsoft security updates available

Microsoft published eight updates for Microsoft Forefront United Access Gateway, Microsoft Host Integration Server, Internet Explorer, Microsoft .NET Framework, Microsoft Silverlight, and Microsoft Windows. Six of these updates are important and two are critical because they allow a Remote Code Execution. … Continue reading

Apple patches vulnerabilities in iWork

Apple released an update for iWork 9.0 through 9.0.5 which fixes three vulnerabilities which could potentially be used to perform malicious actions. The new version, 9.1, fixes a buffer overflow which could lead to unexpected program termination and also arbitrary code … Continue reading

Apple fixes a security vulnerability in iOS

Apple released iOS 4.2.10/4.3.5 Software Update for iPhones, iPad and iPod touch as update through iTunes. This update addresses a single vulnerability through which an attacker with a privileged network position may capture or modify data in sessions protected by … Continue reading

Security vulnerability in Skype for Mac

This is something we don’t see every day: A popular multi-platform software having a security vulnerability only in Mac OS X. In Skype, attackers were able to smuggle in malicious software onto other Skype clients if they are running in … Continue reading

Adobe updates Reader and Acrobat

A little earlier as announced, Adobe released updated versions of Adobe Acrobat and Reader. These programs were vulnerable to the Flash Player zero-day-vulnerability as well, which was fixed last week already. As the vulnerability is rated critical, users of Acrobat … Continue reading