Microsoft issued the August 2019 Security Updates on Tuesday that include 93 unique vulnerability fixes, 29 of those rated critical. In addition, two of the patches address two critical Remote Code Execution (RCE) "wormable" vulnerabilities (CVE-2019-1181 and CVE-2019-1182) in Remote Desktop Services.
Microsoft has released updates to address a feature bypass vulnerability in PowerShell Core versions 6.1 and 6.2. Users should upgrade to the latest PowerShell versions to prevent an attacker from taking over affected systems.
Microsoft issued the June 2019 Security Updates that include 88 unique vulnerability fixes, 21 rated critical. Additional guidance was also published to mitigate Adobe vulnerabilities.
Siemens Healthineers, a Siemens company that makes medical products, has disclosed multiple software products are impacted by the Remote Desktop Services (RDS) or BlueKeep vulnerability.
Security experts have been warning about bad actors soon developing exploits for a BlueKeep vulnerability that was patched by Microsoft earlier this month. Exploits in the wild are likely closer than ever after one security company spotted a huge uptick in scanning for BlueKeep over the weekend.
Security experts are warning users and organizations to patch a critical Remote Desktop Services vulnerability CVE-2019-0708 dubbed "Bluekeep" affecting Windows systems.
Microsoft issued the May 2019 Security Updates that include 79 unique vulnerability fixes, 22 rated critical. Additional guidance was also published to mitigate speculative execution side channel vulnerabilities.
Microsoft issued the April 2019 Security Updates that include 74 unique vulnerability fixes, 16 of them rated critical and two zero-days that were being actively exploited.
Are you still running Windows 7? If you are, here is another reason to upgrade to Windows 10 as soon as possible. Microsoft will officially end support for Windows 7 on January 14, 2020.
Mozilla has released Firefox 66 that includes many new features, such as blocking websites from automatically playing sound. Users can also use the new Firefox to add individual sites to an exceptions list or turn off the blocking feature.