Category Archives: Security
[German]Oracle released an update to version 151 for Java SE 8 on October 17, 2017. This is a security update that closes security holes. The change log may be found here. The new version may be downloaded on this Oracle … Continue reading
[German]Adobe has released a critical security update for Flash Player on am October 16, 2017. It closes a zero-day exploit that’s been observed in the wild.
[German]Microsoft has released a bunch of Security Updates (October 10, 2017) for Microsoft Office 2007, 2010, 2013, and Microsoft Office 2016, and for SharePoint Server. Here are a few details.
[German]On October 10, 2017 Microsoft released several security updates for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 (and also for the corresponding server versions. Here’s an overview.
[German]Microsoft released cumulative updates for serveral Windows 10 Builds on Oktober 10, 2017. Here are some details about these updates.
[German]Adobe released a security update for Flash Player on October 10, 2017. Here are some (unofficial) information about the Adobe Flash Player update. Addendum: This month Flash update just fixes a bug, no vulnerabilities has been fixed.
[German]Microsoft has released a couple of security updates for Windows, Office etc. on 10. October 10, 2017. Here a short overview about those updates.
[German]Strange story that’s going around right now. In German factories of car maker Mercedes Benz (Daimler AG) production computers are supposed to be infected with WannaCry ransomware. Also vendor Festo is claimed to be infected with WannaCry.
[German]The developers of the Linux distribution Tails has released the new version 3.2. Apart from minor improvements there are several security fixes. The maintainers of the distribution strongly recommend to upgrade to this version.
[German]The Tor project has released Tor browser 7.0.6 for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X on September 26, 2017. An Update is recommended.