Posts Tagged 'Microsoft'
On February 19, Microsoft released Security Advisory (2934088) for Microsoft Internet Explorer. This vulnerability was previously reported, by 3rd parties, during the 2nd week of February 2014. In-the-wild exploitation has been observed (at least) back to early January 2014. Specifically, the flaw is a use-after-free condition during Internet Explorer’s processing of specific CMarkup objects. We […]
Welcome to the second Microsoft Patch Tuesday of 2014. This month’s release has the unusual twist of two last minute critical patches that were just announced yesterday. This is the first time patches have been added at the last minute. Today, Microsoft has officially released 7 patches addressing 32 individual vulnerabilities. Continuing with today’s seven […]
Welcome to the first Microsoft Patch Tuesday of 2014. The great news is that this Patch Tuesday is one of the lightest months in recent memory. This month Microsoft released only 4 patches addressing 6 individual vulnerabilities. Continuing with today’s four releases, none are identified by Microsoft as “critical”. The remaining patches are labeled “important” […]
With the New Year just around the corner, Microsoft has released its final monthly allotment of patches for the year. This Patch Tuesday, Microsoft released 11 patches addressing 24 individual vulnerabilities. One important note is that the November 27 Microsoft Security Advisory (2896666) CVE-2013-5065 is not included in this Patch Tuesday. This vulnerability is in […]
With US Thanksgiving around the corner, Microsoft has released its monthly allotment of patches. Before addressing this month’s updates, one important note is that the November 5 Microsoft Security Advisory (2896666) CVE-2013-3906 is not included in this Patch Tuesday. This unpatched remote code execution vulnerability specifically addresses how one of the Microsoft Graphics components within […]