Vulnerability management News
July 07, 2015
The OpenSSL project team will release a critical patch on Thursday and experts warn admins that the upgrade process could take days or weeks to complete.
June 26, 2015
RubyGems software packaging client was found to have a DNS vulnerability that redirects users to malicious gem servers.
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.
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.
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