Pipeline ransomware attack shuts down 45% of East Coast’s fuel (US passes emergency waiver, systems restarted) – updated

A ransomware attack has crippled the largest U.S. pipeline operator, Colonial Pipeline, shutting down 45% of the East Coast's supply of fuel. As a result, USDOT issued an emergency waiver to allow easier transports of fuel by truck in those states affected. Colonial also issued a new statement confirming pipeline systems have been restarted.

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Adobe fixes Adobe Reader vulnerability exploited in the wild (as well as Critical bugs in 11 other products)

Adobe has patched a Critical Adobe Reader vulnerability exploited in the wild, in addition to Critical vulnerabilities in multiple other Adobe products.

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Microsoft May 2021 Security Updates include fixes for 4 Critical and 3 zero-day vulnerabilities

Microsoft has released the May 2021 Security updates that includes patches for 55 vulnerabilities, 4 of those rated Critical. The updates also include fixes for 3 zero-day flaws.

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