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June 2013 Patch Tuesday

Posted June 11, 2013    BeyondTrust Research Team

It’s halfway through the year and we are seeing the total bulletin count creep just past fifty. This month, Microsoft is providing patches for Internet Explorer, the Windows kernel (and kernel-mode drivers), Windows print spooler components, and Microsoft Office. There are five bulletins in total, comprised of 1 critical (Internet Explorer) bulletin and the remaining…

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Fobuc Guestbook SQL Injection Vulnerability

Disclosed June 11, 2013    Zeroday : 559 days
Vendors: Fobuc
Vulnerability Severity: Medium
Exploit Impact: SQL Injection
Exploit Availability: Publicly Available
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HP System Management Homepage Command Injection Vulnerability

Disclosed June 10, 2013    Fully Patched
Vendors: HP
Vulnerability Severity: High
Exploit Impact: Remote Code Execution
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caucho

Resin Application Server Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

Disclosed June 7, 2013    Zeroday : 563 days
Vendors: Caucho
Vulnerability Severity: Medium
Exploit Impact: Cross-Site Scripting
Exploit Availability: Publicly Available
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Our Newest Product Release: PowerBroker for Windows 6.0

Posted June 5, 2013    Sarah Lieber

We’re very excited to announce the release of PowerBroker for Windows 6.0, the industry’s first identity management solution able to leverage least privilege and vulnerability data scanned by the award winning Retina CS Threat Management Console. This allows our customers to take a system’s overall risk into context when deciding what level of privileges a user or…

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Parallels Plesk Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Disclosed June 5, 2013    No Patch Available
Vendors: Parallels, Inc.
Vulnerability Severity: High
Exploit Impact: Remote Code Execution
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Advanced Architectures with the Retina Protection Agent

Posted May 31, 2013    Morey Haber

One of the extended features of Retina CS is the Retina Protection Agent. This component is licensed with Retina and allows for users to assess hosts for vulnerabilities using a local scanning agent verses a network scan. This forgoes the need of a traditional SaaS or on-premise vulnerability assessment solution to perform a scan outside…

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Monkey HTTP Daemon Buffer Overflow

Disclosed May 30, 2013    Fully Patched
Vendors: Monkey HTTP Daemon Development Group
Vulnerability Severity: High
Exploit Impact: Remote Code Execution
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PowerBroker for Windows Policy Through Retina CS Web Services

Posted May 29, 2013    Morey Haber

PowerBroker for Windows has traditionally relied on Active Directory Group Policy to populate assets with the latest rules and policies. The technology also contains a utility for managing off-line systems called PBDeploy and has met the challenges for many organizations when a domain is not available for authentication. With the growing number of portable Windows…

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Did you know? – Native tool integration

Posted May 29, 2013    Morgan Holm

Did you know about the native tool integration feature in the PowerBroker Management Suite?  PowerBroker solution functionality is available through the native Microsoft administration tools referred to as Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT).  These are the tools that administrators use on a day to day basis to manage their environment. What is it? – It’s…

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