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January 2014 Patch Tuesday

Posted January 14, 2014    BeyondTrust Research Team

Welcome to 2014! This month is a light month for Patch Tuesday bulletins. Microsoft has released patches for Microsoft Word and Office Web Apps, the Windows Kernel (and drivers), and Microsoft Dynamics AX. There are a total of four bulletins addressing six unique vulnerabilities; all of which are rated as important. The NDProxy zero-day vulnerability…

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EZGenerator Cross-Site Request Forgery

Disclosed January 8, 2014    Zeroday : 345 days
Vendors: Image-Line
Vulnerability Severity: Medium
Exploit Impact: Cross-Site Request Forgery
Exploit Availability: Publicly Available
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Seagate BlackArmor Multiple Vulnerabilities

Disclosed January 6, 2014    Zeroday : 347 days
Vendors: Seagate
Vulnerability Severity: High
Exploit Impact: Cross-Site Scripting
Exploit Availability: Publicly Available
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Ophcrack Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability

Disclosed January 1, 2014    Zeroday : 352 days
Vendors: Ophcrack
Vulnerability Severity: Medium
Exploit Impact: Insecure Library Loading
Exploit Availability: No Exploit Available
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SerComm Products Backdoor

Disclosed December 31, 2013    Zeroday : 353 days
Vendors: SerComm
Vulnerability Severity: High
Exploit Impact: Remote Code Execution
Exploit Availability: Publicly Available
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Top 8 Security Insights for 2014

Posted December 23, 2013    Sarah Lieber

Recently our VP of Marketing, Mike Yaffe, wrote an insightful piece, Top 8 Security Insights for 2014, which was featured on a few publications last week. This was a “what we’re predicting in 2014″ type of article that goes into predictions and expectations for the new year around security and privilege. An excerpt and link to the…

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December VEF Participant Wins a Apple iPad Air

Posted December 19, 2013    Qui Cao

Every month we host our Vulnerability Expert Forum (VEF) webinar. This is a time where our experts share valuable insight regarding new vulnerabilities that are discovered and the actions that need to be taken as a result. It’s a quick way to get up to speed on current potential risks to your organization and a way to…

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Leed Multiple Vulnerabilities

Disclosed December 18, 2013    Zeroday : 366 days
Vendors: Valentin CARRUESCO
Vulnerability Severity: Medium
Exploit Impact: Security Bypass
Exploit Availability: No Exploit Available
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SketchUp Viewer .SKP Buffer Overflow

Disclosed December 12, 2013    Zeroday : 372 days
Vendors: SketchUp
Vulnerability Severity: High
Exploit Impact: Remote Code Execution
Exploit Availability: No Exploit Available
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December 2013 Patch Tuesday

Posted December 10, 2013    BeyondTrust Research Team

December’s Patch Tuesday finishes up the year with patches for Internet Explorer, Office, SharePoint, Windows, and more. There are a total of 11 bulletins addressing 24 unique vulnerabilities; five bulletins are rated as critical and the other six are rated as important. The zero-day vulnerability released just before last month’s Patch Tuesday is finally receiving…

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