Thursday, June 22, 2017

Google Chrome Updated

Google have released a version 59.0.3071.109 of their Chrome web browser. More information about changes in Google Chrome Releases blog.

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 52.2

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

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

New Version of Adobe Digital Editions Available

Adobe have released a new version of their ebook reader software Adobe Digital Editions. The new version fixes critical memory corruption vulnerabilities that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code in vulnerable system.

Affected versions are Adobe Digital Editions 4.5.4 and earlier versions on Windows, Macintosh and Android. Users of affected versions should update their versions to the latest one (currently 4.5.5).

More information (including download instructions for new version) can be read from Adobe security bulletin.

Adobe Captivate Update Available

Adobe have released an updated version for Adobe Captivate. The new version fixes an information disclosure vulnerability (CVE-2017-3087).

Users of Adobe Captivate 9 and earlier should update their versions to the latest one.

More information can be read from Adobe's security bulletin.

Shockwave Player Update Available

Adobe have released an updated version of their Shockwave Player. The new version fixes a security vulnerability that could potentially lead to remote code execution (CVE-2017-3086).

Users of Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.8.198 and earlier should update to Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.9.199.

More about fixed vulnerabilities and other information can be read from Adobe's security bulletin.

Adobe Flash Player Update Available

Adobe have released updated versions of their Flash Player. The new versions fix critical vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Affected versions:
- Users of Adobe Flash Player 25.0.0.171 and earlier versions for Windows should update to Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.126

- Users of Adobe Flash Player 25.0.0.171 and earlier versions for Macintosh should update to Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.126

- Users of Adobe Flash Player 25.0.0.171 and earlier versions for Linux should update to Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.126

- Flash Player integrated with Google Chrome will be updated by Google via Chrome update

- Flash Player integrated with Internet Explorer 11 (on Windows 8.1 and Windows 10) and Microsoft Edge (Windows 10) will be updated via Windows Update


More information can be read from Adobe's security bulletin.

Updates For Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla have released updates to Firefox browser to address a bunch of security vulnerabilities.

Affected products are:
- Mozilla Firefox earlier than ESR 52.2 (advisory)
- Mozilla Firefox earlier than 54 (advisory)


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