Legacy apps are at risk with the September Patch Tuesday update

Credit to Author: Greg Lambert| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 12:28:00 -0700

This week’s Patch Tuesday was an unusual update from Microsoft and we have added Windows, the Microsoft development platform, and Adobe Reader to our “Patch Now” schedule.

These updates are driven by the zero-day patch (CVE-2021-40444) to the core Microsoft browser library MSHTML. In addition to leading to significant remote code execution worries, this update may also lead to unexpected behaviours in legacy applications that depend on or include this browser component. Be sure to assess your portfolio for key apps that have these dependencies and perform a full functionality test before deployment. (We have identified some key mitigation strategies for handling ActiveX controls and for protecting your system during your testing and deployment phases.)

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Looking to DCIM to Manage a Hybrid IT Environment that’s Resilient, Secure, and Sustainable

Credit to Author: Kevin Brown| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 12:00:00 +0000

It’s been a while since I read Who Moved My Cheese but I thought of the book recently when speaking at DCD New York City about the future needs of… Read more »

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This Week in Security News – September 17, 2021

Credit to Author: Jon Clay| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 00:00:00 GMT

2021 Midyear Cybersecurity Report and Apple emergency patches fix zero-click iMessage bug used to inject NSO spyware

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[updated] Patch now! PrintNightmare over, MSHTML fixed, a new horror appears … OMIGOD

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 13:19:48 +0000

Septermber 2021’s Patch Tuesday could be remembered for ending the PrintNightnare, or for the bug that made us go OMIGOD.

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Facebook’s own research reveals the harm that Instagram can inflict

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 14:34:31 +0000

Reporting by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) has lifted the lid on Facebook’s own research into the harm that Instagram can do to young users.

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FBI and CISA warn of APT groups exploiting ADSelfService Plus

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 13:48:46 +0000

APT actors are exploiting a recently-discovered flaw in ManageEngine’s self-service password management product.

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