Security Patch Management
- January 26, 2015
Adobe's latest Flash zero day patch came Saturday, just two days after reports that the vulnerability was being exploited by drive-by-download attacks.
- January 23, 2015
News roundup: An of onslaught Adobe, Oracle, OpenSSL, Chrome and Firefox patches highlights the sad state of software security in 2015. Plus, security budgets increasing; HealthCare.gov security woes; false-positive alerts cost millions annually.
- January 19, 2015
For the third time in one month, Microsoft couldn't meet Google's 90-day public disclosure deadline, leading to Project Zero's disclosure, though experts say this Windows zero-day vulnerability may have little value to attackers.
- January 13, 2015
Microsoft's January 2015 Patch Tuesday updates include a critical Windows update for Telnet, and a fix for a controversial Windows 8.1 flaw disclosed two weeks ago. Plus: An expert says Adobe's critical Flash Player fix demands immediate attention.
- December 09, 2014
Capping a busy year of software updates, Microsoft's December 2014 Patch Tuesday release delivers three critical bulletins; separately Adobe offers a pair of critical fixes.
- November 18, 2014
Originally scheduled by Microsoft as part of its November Patch Tuesday release, the out-of-band patch resolves a serious security vulnerability in Kerberos.
- November 17, 2014
Microsoft admitted that MS14-066, released last week to patch a serious Schannel security vulnerability, is causing some users to drop TLS connections.
- November 11, 2014
The zero-day patch was one of four critical bulletins Microsoft delivered as part of its largest Patch Tuesday release of 2014; a fifth critical bulletin was dropped at the last moment.
- September 09, 2014
Microsoft's September 2014 Patch Tuesday features four bulletins, including one critical update for Internet Explorer. Plus: Adobe releases a Flash fix, but delays a planned patch release for Reader and Acrobat.
- August 12, 2014
Beyond the usual slew of IE security patches, Microsoft's August 2014 Patch Tuesday made a couple of moves to improve the security of its browser.