Category Archives: browser

Chrome 106.0.5249.91 released

[German]Google has released the Google Chrome 106.0.5249.91 update for Mac and Windows on September 30, 2022. Both the Stable Channel and the Extended Stable Channel will receive this security update. It is a bug fix update that addresses vulnerabilities. Advertising

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Chrome 106.0.5249.61/62 released

[German]Google has released the update of Google Chrome 106.0.5249.61 for Mac/Linux and Chrome 106.0.5249.61/62 for Windows on September 28, 2022. It is a new development branch, with the update fixing 20 vulnerabilities. Advertising

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How to find weak passwords in Active Directory and eliminate them with PowerShell

[Sponsored Post]Weak or compromised passwords are a known gateway for attackers. If you are able to identify which users in Active Directory (AD) are threatened by this, then PowerShell can help to remedy it. However, PowerShell scripts cannot eliminate basic AD deficits, other tools are needed for this. More ...

Windows 10/11: Strange issues since August 2022 updates

[German]German blog reader Henning contacted me via email because he has been experiencing Windows 10 and Windows 11 issues on several machines since the August 2022 updates. Four identical systems running Windows 10 or Windows 11 have been experiencing startup … Continue reading

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Firefox 105.0.1 Released

[German]Mozilla developers have released versions 105.0.1 of the Firefox browser on September 23, 2022. It is maintenance update, which is supposed to fix bugs. Thanks to the reader for pointing it out. Advertising

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Firefox 105, 102.3 esr released

[German]The Mozilla developers have released the versions 105.0.0 and 102.3 ESR of the Firefox browser on September 20, 2022. The ESR versions are maintenance updates that are supposed to fix bugs. Firefox 105 is a new development branch. In both … Continue reading

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Chrome & Edge may send personal data (including passwords) to Google and Microsoft respectively

[German]Unpleasant discovery that a security researcher has made public the days. The Google Chrome browser, and also the Chromium-based Microsoft Edge browser, may transmit in some cases personal data from forms to Google and Microsoft (in the case of Edge). … Continue reading

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Microsoft Edge 105.0.1343.42

Microsoft has updated the Edge browser in the stable channel to version 105.0.1343.42 on September 15, 2022. The release notes don't reveal much – Chrome security fixes have been integrated into the new version. Advertising

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Microsoft Edge 105.0.1343.33

Microsoft has updated the Edge browser in the stable channel to version 105.0.1343.33 as of September 8, 2022. The release notes only state various fixes and performance improvements without further details.  Advertising

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Internet Explorer: Can't be killed in Windows – PowerPoint won't play videos without IE

[German]Microsoft wants to retire Internet Explorer as a browser, because the code is too bad and there are too many security issues. But Windows users can't really get rid of it. Because without Internet Explorer, you can't even play videos … Continue reading

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Firefox 104.0.2 released

[German]Mozilla developers have released versions 104.0.2 of the Firefox browser on September 6, 2022. This is maintenance update, which is supposed to fix bugs. Thanks to the reader for pointing it out. Advertising

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