Saturday, December 9, 2017

Symantec Intelligence Report: November 2017

Symantec have published their Intelligence report that sums up the latest threat trends for November 2017.

The report can be viewed here.

Mozilla Firefox Updated

Mozilla have released updated versions of Firefox browser to address security vulnerabilities.

Affected products are:
- Mozilla Firefox earlier than 57.0.2 (advisory)
- Mozilla Firefox earlier than ESR 52.5.2 (advisory)

Fresh version can be obtained via inbuilt updater or by downloading from the product site:
Firefox

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Google Chrome Updated

Google have released a version 63.0.3239.84 of their Chrome web browser. New version contains 37 security fixes. More information about changes in Google Chrome Releases blog.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Updates For Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla have released updates to Firefox browser to address security vulnerabilities.

Affected products are:
- Mozilla Firefox earlier than 57.0.1

Fresh version can be obtained via inbuilt updater or by downloading from the product site:
Firefox

Sunday, December 3, 2017

WordPress 4.9.1 Released

There has been released a new version of WordPress (blogging tool and content management system) which contains updates to security vulnerabilities. It's also recommended to check if there are any updates available for WordPress extensions in use. Also, it's recommended to disable those extensions that are not needed.

Affected versions:
WordPress versions earlier than 4.9.1

More information can be read from the WordPress blog.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

VMware Updates Available

VMware has released security updates to patch multiple vulnerabilities in their virtualization applications.

Affected versions:
- VMware Horizon View Client for Windows versions earlier than 4.6.1
- VMware Workstation Pro versions earlier than 12.5.8
- VMware Workstation Player versions earlier than 12.5.8
- VMware Fusion Pro / Fusion versions earlier than 8.5.9

Further information including updating instructions can be read from VMware's security advisory.

Mozilla Thunderbird Update Available

Mozilla have released an updated version of their Thunderbird email client containing fixes to security vulnerabilities. Some of the fixed vulnerabilities are categorized as critical.

Affected versions:
Mozilla Thunderbird versions earlier than 52.5

Fresh version can be obtained via inbuilt updater or by downloading from the product site.