Adobe security update released for critical Flash, Acrobat, Reader bugs

Adobe security update released for critical Flash, Acrobat, Reader bugs

  • Posted jbales
  • On May 16, 2019
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Adobe’s May patch update has resolved severe security issues in Flash, Acrobat, and Reader which may lead to information disclosure or arbitrary code execution. On Tuesday, the tech giant released a set of advisories detailing the vulnerabilities reported and fixed this month. The largest security update relates to Adobe […] here to view original […]
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Here’s how you can still get a free Windows 10 upgrade

Here’s how you can still get a free Windows 10 upgrade

  • Posted jbales
  • On April 30, 2019
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There still may be hope for those looking to upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7 before Support runs out in January 2020! Updated 17-April-2019: Thank you to the many readers who have continued to provide firsthand reports that this procedure still works. The majority of reader reports confirm that this upgrade is still available. […]
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Microsoft starts notifying Windows 7 users that it’s time to buy a new PC

Microsoft starts notifying Windows 7 users that it’s time to buy a new PC

  • Posted jbales
  • On April 20, 2019
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If you’re one of the 35% of Windows users who are still using Windows 7, you may want to look into upgrading. Microsoft have notified users that support for the OS is coming to an end early next year. The notification titled “After 10 years, support for Windows 7 […] here to view original […]
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Here’s why you should install iOS 12.2 update on your iPhone immediately

Here’s why you should install iOS 12.2 update on your iPhone immediately

  • Posted jbales
  • On March 29, 2019
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Earlier this week, Apple rolled out iOS 12.2 update for iPhones. The update fixed over 50 bugs in the OS making iOS more secure. However, there are two vulnerabilities that hold the utmost importance and are the reason why you should install the update immediately. According to Apple, the […] here to view original […]
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Google security engineer discloses zero-day flaw in TP-Link smart home routers

Google security engineer discloses zero-day flaw in TP-Link smart home routers

  • Posted jbales
  • On March 29, 2019
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A zero-day vulnerability impacting TP-Link SR20 smart home routers has been exposed publicly after the company allegedly failed to respond to a researcher’s private disclosure. Matthew Garrett, a Google security engineer, revealed the bug after the company failed to fix […] here to view original web page at www.zdnet.com
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Toyota announces second security breach in the last five weeks

Toyota announces second security breach in the last five weeks

  • Posted jbales
  • On March 29, 2019
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Japanese car maker Toyota announced its second data breach today, making it the second cyber-security incident the company acknowledged in the past five weeks. While the first incident took place at its Australian subsidiary, today’s breach was announced the company’s main offices in Japan. Toyota and Lexus car […] here to view original […]
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Microsoft March Patch Tuesday comes with fixes for two Windows zero-days

Microsoft March Patch Tuesday comes with fixes for two Windows zero-days

  • Posted jbales
  • On March 15, 2019
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Microsoft rolled out today its monthly batch of security patches known as Patch Tuesday. This month, the Redmond-based company fixed 64 vulnerabilities, 17 of which were rated critical, including two zero-days affecting in its main product, the Windows operating system. First Windows zero-day The first of these zero-days is […] here to view original […]
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Windows 7: What is your company’s exit strategy?

Windows 7: What is your company’s exit strategy?

  • Posted jbales
  • On March 12, 2019
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If your business is still running on Windows 7, you have some important decisions to make, and not a lot of time remaining. Windows 7 support officially ends in less than a year, on January 14, 2020. After that date, […] here to view original web page at www.zdnet.com
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Google Chrome zero-day used in the wild to collect user data via PDF files

Google Chrome zero-day used in the wild to collect user data via PDF files

  • Posted jbales
  • On February 28, 2019
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Google A security firm said this week that it discovered malicious PDF documents exploiting a Google Chrome browser zero-day. The vulnerability allowed attackers to collect data from users who opened PDF files inside Chrome’s built-in PDF viewer. Exploit detection service EdgeSpot, the company that found these malicious files, […] here to view original web […]
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Adobe sends out second fix for critical Reader data leak vulnerability

Adobe sends out second fix for critical Reader data leak vulnerability

  • Posted jbales
  • On February 22, 2019
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Adobe has released a second patch to resolve a critical zero-day vulnerability in Adobe Reader after its original fix failed. The vulnerability, CVE-2019-7089 , was patched in Adobe’s February 12 patch release . Buried among 42 other critical bugs, the […] here to view original web page at www.zdnet.com
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