Microsoft Patch Tuesday, December 2021 Edition

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Tue, 14 Dec 2021 22:23:44 +0000

Microsoft, Adobe, and Google all issued security updates to their products today. The Microsoft patches include six previously disclosed security flaws, and one that that is already being actively exploited. But this month’s Patch Tuesday is being overshadowed by the “Log4Shell” 0-day exploit in a popular Java library that web server administrators are now racing to find and patch amid widespread exploitation of the flaw.

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[updated] Patch now! Microsoft plugs actively exploited zero-days and other updates

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 10 Nov 2021 14:30:23 +0000

Another Patch Tuesday has come around, and while it may seem as a calm one for a change, there is enough to patch and update.

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Patch now! Microsoft plugs actively exploited zero-days and other updates

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 10 Nov 2021 14:30:23 +0000

Another Patch Tuesday has come around, and while it may seem as a calm one for a change, there is enough to patch and update.

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday, September 2021 Edition

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 21:00:42 +0000

Microsoft today pushed software updates to plug dozens of security holes in Windows and related products, including a vulnerability that is already being exploited in active attacks. Also, Apple has issued an emergency update to fix a flaw that’s reportedly been abused to install spyware on iOS products, and Google’s got a new version of Chrome that tackles two zero-day flaws. Finally, Adobe has released critical security updates for Acrobat, Reader and a slew of other software.

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A week in security (July 12 – July 18)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 09:43:43 +0000

A roundup of all the most interesting cybersecurity news stories, articles, and happenings of the previous seven days.

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Microsoft fixes seven zero-days, including two PuzzleMaker targets, Google fixes serious Android flaw

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 14:50:52 +0000

A great many patches from different vendors have been released in the June security updates for Microsoft, Android, SAP, Cisco, and Adobe.

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Microsoft Patches Six Zero-Day Security Holes

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 20:53:28 +0000

Microsoft today released another round of security updates for Windows operating systems and supported software, including fixes for six zero-day bugs that malicious hackers already are exploiting in active attacks.

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Using Fake Reviews to Find Dangerous Extensions

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Sat, 29 May 2021 16:14:47 +0000

Fake, positive reviews have infiltrated nearly every corner of life online these days, confusing consumers while offering an unwelcome advantage to fraudsters and sub-par products everywhere. Happily, identifying and tracking these fake reviewer accounts is often the easiest way to spot scams. Here’s the story of how bogus reviews on a counterfeit Microsoft Authenticator browser extension exposed dozens of other extensions that siphoned personal and financial data.

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