Tag Archives: Security
On February 19, 2019, Microsoft has released several (informational) Security Update Releases that deal with changes in CVE descriptions, etc. Here is the corresponding raw text for your information.
[German]Mozilla’s developers have released the email client Thunderbird version 60.5.1. This is an important maintenance update which fixes some vulnerabilities and bugs. Here is some information about it.
[German]There is a micro patch for the 0-day vulnerability CVE-2018-16858 in OpenOffice. And for the vulnerability (patched in LibreOffice by an update) there is a Proof of Concept (PoC).
A short supplement from this week. On patchday (Feb. 12th) and a day after Microsoft released several ‘Security Update Releases’ and notifications. Here is an overview.
A security researcher has managed to implant a WiFi chip into a USB cable so that this cable is suitable for attacking systems with macOS, Linux, Windows or other operating systems.
[German]February 12, 2019 (second Tuesday of the month, Patchday at Microsoft) released several cumulative updates for the supported Windows 10 builds. Here are some details about each update.
[German]Adobe has released a security update for the Flash Player, which upgrades it to version 184.108.40.206. Microsoft has also released a corresponding Flash update KB4487038.
[German]On February 12, 2019, Microsoft released various (security) updates for Windows 7 SP1 and other updates for Windows 8.1 as well as the corresponding server versions. Here is an overview of these updates.
[German]As of February 12, 2019, Microsoft released numerous security updates for Windows clients and servers, Office, etc. Here is a compact overview about these update.
[German]The biggest risks for computer systems are 0-day vulnerabilities, and not deferred updates. And 0-day vulnerabilities are targeted by cyber criminals. That’s the result of a Microsoft security analysis.