Security Patch Management
- May 12, 2015
Microsoft's May 2015 Patch Tuesday has made 2015 this biggest year for patches through the first five months and is highlighted by two non-critical patches, according to experts.
- May 06, 2015
Microsoft Ignite 2015 showed that Microsoft may have rethought the Tuesday part of Patch Tuesday, but Windows Update is stronger than ever.
- April 29, 2015
Secunia's quarterly Personal Software Inspector (PSI) report shows that while OS and application patching has remained steady, users may be ignoring end-of-life software and the risks associated with it.
- April 17, 2015
A critical vulnerability in Windows HTTP.sys was detailed as part of Microsoft's April Patch Tuesday, and the flaw is already being actively exploited in the wild.
- April 16, 2015
The latest Oracle Critical Patch Update includes fixes for close to 100 vulnerabilities, but one expert says there is a critical update for Java on the desktop that needs immediate attention.
- April 14, 2015
Microsoft's April 2015 Patch Tuesday release is lighter than usual with 11 total bulletins, but experts say that system admins should immediately install a critical HTTP.sys patch for Windows Server.
- April 14, 2015
The new 'Redirect to SMB' vulnerability is an update to an 18-year-old flaw that can lead to man-in-the-middle attacks on all versions of Windows.
- March 25, 2015
Secunia's 2015 Vulnerability Report shows that better vulnerability reporting and awareness of flaws doesn't necessarily mean vendors offer more patches or focus on the most critical issues.
- March 16, 2015
Update: Microsoft has re-released Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit version 5.2 to correct a bug involving IE 11.
- March 10, 2015
Microsoft's March 2015 Patch Tuesday bulletins include a fix for the FREAK vulnerability, as well as five critical fixes, but surprisingly, an expert says one of the fixes deemed non-critical actually demands immediate attention.