Tag Archives: Update

Microsoft delivers updates via HTTP & more security obscurity

[German]Microsoft currently fails to deliver updates in a secure way. In a Security by obscurity style, Microsoft offers update downloads via insecure http protocol. This also applies to downloads from the Microsoft Update Catalog. And Microsoft Update Catalog strikes, if … Continue reading

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Patchday: Other Microsoft Updates (February 13, 2018)

[German]Microsoft has released further updates for Internet Explorer, Windows Server, etc. on the patchday (February 13,2018). Here are some details about selected patches.

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Patchday: MS Office security updates (February 13, 2018)

[German]On Tuesday, February 13,2018 (Patchday), Microsoft released various security updates for Microsoft Office in addition to Windows updates. Here is the list of updates.

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Patchday: Windows 10 updates (February 13, 2018)

[German]Microsoft has releases several cumulative updates for all supported Windows 10 builds on February 13, 2018. Here are some details about the updates.

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Microsoft Patchday Summary (February 13, 2018)

[German]Microsoft released a series of security updates for Windows and other products on February 13, 2018. Here is a brief overview of critical and non-critical security updates, a list of all 50 CVEs and details to an updated Microsoft Security … Continue reading

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Netgear router easily hackable – update your firmware

German Netgear routers has (again) several vulnerabilities in the firmware that can be used to overtake devices without a password. However, firmware updates are available to close the vulnerabilities.

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Windows 10 reliability update KB4023057 (02/08/2018)

German On February 8, 2018 Microsoft released the update KB4023057 for various Windows 10 versions via Windows Update. Here are some details about this update.

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Windows 7/8.1: Updates KB2952664 & KB2976978 (02/08/2018)

[German]Also in February 2018 Microsoft released the updates KB2952664 (Windows 7) and KB2976978 (Windows 8.1). The updates are offered as optional and should evaluate the compatibility on Windows systems. Here are a few words about these updates.

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Windows 10: Mysterious (Test) Updates KB4078126 and KB4078127 in WSUS

[German]For Windows 10 there are mysterious updates like KB4078126 and KB4078127, which appear in WSUS. Microsoft hasn’t released details about that updates. Here are a few information about that updates.

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Firefox 58.0.2 for Windows, macOS and Linux released

[German]Mozilla’s developers has released version 58.0.2 of the Firefox browser for Windows, macOS and Linux on February 7, 2018 (thanks to Christoph W. for pointing this out in the early morning).

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