Tag Archives: Windows

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: 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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Microsoft bans store apps using ‘Windows’ in name

[German]Currently, developers of various apps that are available in the Microsoft Store received a mail from a lawyer who is on behalf of Microsoft. The mail requests, that the developer has to remove his app from store because of an … Continue reading

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NSA exploits adapted for all Windows versions

[German]Last year, hackers from Shadow Brokers made various NSA tools public. Exploits such as EternalBlue were used in Ransomware attacks such as WannaCry, NotPetya and Bad Rabbit. A security researcher has now taken a closer look at other exploits and … Continue reading

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Update your Lenovo ThinkPad Fingerprint Manager

The Fingerprint Manager Pro software shipped with Lenovo’s ThinkPad system has several vulnerabilities. So updating to the latest version is strongly recommended.

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Firefox 58.0.1: Update for Windows

[German]Mozilla developers have released version 58.0.1 of the Firefox browser for Windows. The relevant maintenance update was released on January 29, 2018. Here are a few details about this update.

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Windows-Update KB4078130 deactivates Spectre 2-Patch

[German]Microsoft has released on January 27, 2018 Update KB4078130 (Update to Disable Mitigation against Spectre, Variant 2) for Windows 7 Service Pack 1, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. I’ve added details within my blog post Updates KB4074906 (.NET), KB4077561 (Windows … Continue reading

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Malwarebytes Anti Malware 3 (MBAM) high memory usage

[German]Just a short information for people who are using Malwarebytes Anti Malware 3 (MBAM). Currently the software seems has a massive memory leak problem, that eating all free memory on a machine. Addendum: There is a fix available – see … Continue reading

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PowerShell vulnerable for CVE-2018-0764/CVE-2018-0786

[German]Just for your information: Microsoft had revised its security instructions (Microsoft Security Update Releases). The PowerShell is also vulnerable to the .NET vulnerabilities CVE-2018-0764/CVE-2018-0786. These vulnerabilities has been patched already.

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