November Patch Tuesday fixes close 112 holes—including one already being exploited

Credit to Author: gallagherseanm| Date: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 18:00:54 +0000

An “in the wild” kernel exploit, browser bugs, and 15 Azure Sphere vulnerabilities are among the 112 security fixes issued by Microsoft in the November 2020 update.<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/2O86o_jEHWU” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Top reason to apply October, 2020’s Microsoft patches: Ping of Death Redux

Credit to Author: SophosLabs Offensive Security| Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 18:11:11 +0000

A vulnerability in Windows’ TCP/IP driver handling of IPv6 allows denial of service—and possibly remote code execution.<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/u1HrsSyhOLQ” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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The 1337est Print Spooler bug fixed in August, 2020’s Patch Tuesday

Credit to Author: Andrew Brandt| Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 18:34:52 +0000

Windows fixes address 60 privilege escalations and 33 remote code execution bugs<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/iOX2tG7c-uY” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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It’s always DNS, including on July, 2020’s Patch Tuesday

Credit to Author: SophosLabs Offensive Security| Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 17:55:40 +0000

For our roundup of July, 2020&#8217;s Patch Tuesday release, Microsoft today published a few patches that need quick attention. Microsoft fixes 123 vulnerabilities across their product lines this month including 20 classified as Critical, and a whopping 103 flagged as Important.  As usual all the additional details can be found in the Security Update Guide Release [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/Bm6G-sYuU1g” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Microsoft pushes fixes for 128 security bugs in June, 2020 Patch Tuesday

Credit to Author: SophosLabs Offensive Security| Date: Tue, 09 Jun 2020 17:01:17 +0000

In this month&#8217;s Patch Tuesday, a total of 128 security vulnerabilities have been patched in Microsoft products, a slight increase compared to the last few months. Only twelve of the vulnerabilities are rated &#8220;Critical.&#8221; None of the bugs have been found being exploited in the wild (yet). Preceding this month&#8217;s update was a fix for [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/02N0ToRkzv0″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Microsoft knocks out 114 vulnerabilities in May, 2020 Patch Tuesday

Credit to Author: SophosLabs Offensive Security| Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 17:12:24 +0000

Bugs in Windows services and various browser components tamped down before they could be exploited<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/CZoMTQFT9Bk” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Microsoft delivers fixes for 110 bugs in April, 2020 Patch Tuesday

Credit to Author: SophosLabs Offensive Security| Date: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 17:43:55 +0000

For the April edition of Patch Tuesday, Microsoft repaired a total of 110 security vulnerabilities across their product line. Included in this count are 37 remote code execution bugs, and 33 elevation of privilege bugs. The company rated eighteen of the vulnerabilities &#8220;Critical.&#8221; This release&#8217;s most notable item is the follow-up to last month&#8217;s announcement, [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/nZFcJpOgF1I” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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