Posts Tagged ‘Software Update’

BSOD after Windows patch Tuesday

Microsoft alerted about an issue in the security update detected after installing KB2823324, the bulletin MS13-036 comes to fix several  vulnerabilities but after installing the patch some users were not able to normally boot the operating system. According to Microsoft blog post: “We are aware that some of our customers may be experiencing difficulties after [...]

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Microsoft Distribute an Emergency Patch for Windows RDP

Microsoft has just released their monthly security bulletins that are designed to fix seven vulnerabilities in Windows operating system, Visual Studio, and Microsoft Expression Design. most serious two bugs are a critical one that affects Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) and allows attacker to run a remote code on victim’s machine. Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) is [...]

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The Secunia Yearly Report 2011 Released

Secunia a popular security company that provides patch management and vulnerability assessment solutions have just released the secunia yearly report. This report comes to assist users in understanding the current situation of software vulnerabilities. The 33 page report cover very important information and details about their finding in the period between 2006 to 2011 in [...]

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Microsoft About to Fix 22 Flaws on Next Patch Tuesday

Microsoft about to release on 9th of August a larger scale software update with 13 patches that will fix 22 vulnerabilities. Two of the 13 bulletins for this month’s Patch Tuesday were rated “critical” by Microsoft, the highest threat ranking in its four-step system. Nine were pegged “important” and the remaining pair were labeled “moderate.” [...]

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Microsoft Fixes Stuxnet Rootkit Vulnerability

Today Microsoft released new patches for different windows operating system among the vulnerabilities fixed one that may be exploited by Stuxnet. Stuxnet is a combination of rootkit, worm and Trojan that is spreading through removable drives using the Microsoft Windows Shortcut ‘LNK’ Files Automatic File Execution Vulnerability , at a previous case Siemens AG alerted [...]

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Microsoft to Fix 34 Vulnerabilities on Next Tuesday

Microsoft Security Response Center released an advance notification regarding new patches that are intended to fix 34 vulnerabilities, there will be about 14 security bulletins the severity rating for eight of them are critical and the other six are important . Impact of the critical vulnerabilities is under the status of allowing an attacker to [...]

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