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April 2014 Patch Tuesday

April’s Patch Tuesday brings four patches to us, fixing Microsoft Word, Internet Explorer, Windows file handling, and Microsoft Publisher. It also brings us the final patches for Windows XP and Office 2003. MS14-017 fixes a zero-day vulnerability, CVE-2014-1761, in Microsoft Word that has been exploited in the wild. The vulnerability has to do with handling…

Post by BeyondTrust Research Team April 8, 2014
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March 2014 Patch Tuesday

March’s Patch Tuesday brings five patches to us, fixing Internet Explorer, DirectShow, Silverlight, kernel-mode drivers, and the Security Account Manager Remote Protocol. MS14-012 fixes 18 unique vulnerabilities, one of which has been publicly disclosed: CVE-2014-0322. This vulnerability has been exploited as early as January 20, 2014, being used in targeted attacks against visitors to the…

Post by BeyondTrust Research Team March 11, 2014
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February 2014 Patch Tuesday

February’s Patch Tuesday comes to us with patches for XML Core Services, IPv6, Direct2D, Forefront, .NET, Internet Explorer, and VBScript. There are a total of seven bulletins (4 critical, 3 important) addressing 31 unique vulnerabilities. Most notable this month is the patch for Internet Explorer, MS14-010, which fixes 24 vulnerabilities: over two thirds of this…

Post by BeyondTrust Research Team February 11, 2014
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January 2014 Patch Tuesday

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…

Post by BeyondTrust Research Team January 14, 2014
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December 2013 Patch Tuesday

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…

Post by BeyondTrust Research Team December 10, 2013
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Patching is Still a Challenge? Yup.

eEye has always taken a “zero gap” approach to our threat management product strategy. That thinking has been the driver for our market firsts in support for new technologies such as cloud, mobile, and virtualization vulnerability management. These new technologies bring tremendous benefits, but they also bring risks with them as well, which must be…

Post by Morey Haber March 14, 2012
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