Patch Tuesday, November 2019 Edition

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 22:04:32 +0000

Microsoft today released updates to plug security holes in its software, including patches to fix at least 74 weaknesses in various flavors of Windows and in software that runs on top of it. The November updates include patches for a zero-day flaw in Internet Explorer that is currently being exploited in the wild, as well as a sneaky bug in certain versions of Office for Mac that bypasses security protections and was detailed publicly prior to today’s patches.

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Microsoft fixes drop in number for October, 2019 updates

Credit to Author: SophosLabs Offensive Security| Date: Wed, 09 Oct 2019 20:00:31 +0000

A relatively low number of vulnerabilities were addressed in this month’s Windows update rollups<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/kC7qjGbuUh8″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Patch Tuesday squashes 89 bugs-including a SophosLabs find

Credit to Author: SophosLabs Offensive Security| Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 21:20:51 +0000

No bugs known to be exploited in the wild, but plenty of serious flaws that need updates<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/l4pze2u2S-k” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Microsoft fixes 74 bugs in its April, 2019 Patch Tuesday releases

Credit to Author: Yaniv| Date: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 21:28:38 +0000

There are 16 Microsoft bugs marked as critical, as well as serious flaws in Adobe Flash and Acrobat that require immediate attention<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/VAyR1kHbAYM” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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JCry – A Ransomware written in Golang!

Credit to Author: Ghanshyam More| Date: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:49:34 +0000

For several months, QH Labs has been observing an upswing in ransomware activity. We found a new ransomware which is written in Go lang. Malware authors are finding it easy to write ransomware in Go lang rather than traditional programming languages. Infection of Jcry ransomware starts with a compromised website. As…

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This Week in Security News: Consumer Data and Malware

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 15:00:14 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn what security issues and critical threats will impact consumer data this year. Also, learn about a malicious Adobe app targeting macOS systems. Read on:  Keys to…

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A week in security (December 31, 2018 – January 6, 2019)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 07 Jan 2019 17:33:05 +0000

A roundup of last week’s security news from December 31, 2018 to January 6, 2019, including fresh breaches in the New Year, mobile malware, GandCrab, and how we remembered 2018.

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