Flash Release Notes | Flash Player® 20 AIR® 20

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February 9, 2016

In today’s scheduled release, we’ve updated Flash Player and AIR with important bug fixes and security updates.

Current Flash Player customers who have enrolled in the “Allow Adobe to install updates (recommended)” update mechanism will be automatically updated to the latest version of Flash Player over the next 24 hours.

Users who have selected “Notify me to install updates” will receive an update notification dialog within 7 days from today.

Please note that Windows users will need to restart their system or log out and in to activate the update notification dialog.

The latest version of Flash Player can always be downloaded and installed by simply visiting https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer

Customers using Google Chrome or Windows 8.x/10 Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge will receive updates through the Google and Microsoft update mechanisms.

https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/release-note/fp_20_air_20_release_notes.html

Microsoft Security Bulletin Releases Issued: February 9, 2016

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Summary

The following bulletins have undergone a major revision increment.

* MS15-118 – Important
* MS15-NOV

Bulletin Information:

MS15-118 – Important

– Title: Security Update for .NET Framework to Address Elevation
of Privilege (3104507)
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms15-118
– Reason for Revision: V2.0 (February 9, 2016): Revised bulletin
to announce the re-release of update 3098785 to address known
issues, discussed in Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3318750,
that customers who are running Windows 8.1, Windows RT, or Windows
Server 2012 R2 may have experienced after installing .NET
Framework 4.6 on a machine that already has a fully-updated version
of .NET Framework 4.5.x. Microsoft recommends that customers scan
for new updates to download, and install the re-released update
3098785. For more information see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article
3318750.
– Originally posted: November 10, 2015
– Updated: February 9, 2015
– Bulletin Severity Rating: Important
– Version: 2.0

MS15-NOV

– Title: Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for November 2015
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms15-nov
– Reason for Revision: V3.0 (February 9, 2016): For MS15-118,
Bulletin Summary revised to announce that update 3098785 has been
re-released to address known issues, discussed in Microsoft
Knowledge Base Article 3318750, that customers who are running
Windows 8.1, Windows RT, or Windows Server 2012 R2 may have
experienced after installing .NET Framework 4.6 on a machine that
already has a fully-updated version of .NET Framework 4.5.x.
Microsoft recommends that customers scan for new updates to
download, and install the re-released update 3098785. For more
information see Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 3318750.
– Originally posted: November 10, 2015
– Updated: February 9, 2015
– Bulletin Severity Rating: Not applicable
– Version: 3.0

Microsoft Security Advisory Notification Issued: February 9, 2016

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Security Advisories Updated or Released Today

* Microsoft Security Advisory 3137909
– Title: Vulnerabilities in ASP.NET Templates Could Allow
Tampering
– Originally published: February 9, 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/3137909
– Reason for Revision: V1.0 (February 9, 2016): Advisory
published.

* Microsoft Security Advisory (2871997)
– Title: Update to Improve Credentials Protection and Management
– Originally published: May 13, 2014
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/2871997
– Reason for Revision: V5.0 (February 9, 2016): Rereleased
advisory to announce the release of update 3126593 to enable the
Restricted Admin mode for Credential Security Support Provider
(CredSSP) by default. See Updates Related to this Advisory for
details.

Microsoft Security Bulletin Minor Revisions Issued: February 9, 2016

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Summary

The following bulletins and/or bulletin summaries have undergone a
minor revision increment.

Please see the appropriate bulletin for more details.

* MS15-101 – Important
* MS15-128 – Critical

Bulletin Information:

MS15-101

– Title: Vulnerabilities in .NET Framework Could Allow Elevation of
Privilege (3089662)
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms15-101.aspx
– Reason for Revision: V1.2 (February 9, 2016): Revised bulletin to
announce a detection change for the 3074554 update for .NET
Framework 4.6. This is an informational change only. Customers
who have already successfully updated their systems do not need to
take any action.
– Originally posted: September 8, 2015
– Updated: February 9, 2016
– Bulletin Severity Rating: Important
– Version: 1.2

MS15-128

– Title: Security Update for Microsoft Graphics Component to Address
Remote Code Execution (3104503)
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms15-128.aspx
– Reason for Revision: V1.1 (February 9, 2016): Revised bulletin
to correct the updates replaced for .NET Framework 3.5.1 installed
on supported editions of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2.
This is an informational change only. There were no changes to the
update files. Customers who have already successfully updated their
systems do not need to take any action.
– Originally posted: December 8, 2015
– Updated: February 9, 2016
– Bulletin Severity Rating: Critical
– Version: 1.1

Microsoft Security Bulletin(s) for February 9, 2016

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Today Microsoft released the following Security Bulletin(s).

Note: »www.microsoft.com/techne ··· security and »www.microsoft.com/security are authoritative in all matters concerning Microsoft Security Bulletins! ANY e-mail, web board or newsgroup posting (including this one) should be verified by visiting these sites for official information. Microsoft never sends security or other updates as attachments. These updates must be downloaded from the microsoft.com download center or Windows Update. See the individual bulletins for details.

Because some malicious messages attempt to masquerade as official Microsoft security notices, it is recommended that you physically type the URLs into your web browser and not click on the hyperlinks provided.

Bulletin Summary:
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-feb

Critical (6)

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-009
Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (3134220)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-009

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-011
Cumulative Security Update for Microsoft Edge (3134225)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-011

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-012
Security Update for Microsoft Windows PDF Library to Address Remote Code Execution (3138938)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-012

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-013
Security Update for Windows Journal to Address Remote Code Execution (3134811)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-013

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-015
Security Update for Microsoft Office to Address Remote Code Execution (3134226)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-015

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-022
Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (3135782)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-022

Important (7)

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-014
Security Update for Microsoft Windows to Address Remote Code Execution (3134228)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-014

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-016
Security Update for WebDAV to Address Elevation of Privilege (3136041)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-016

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-017
Security Update for Remote Desktop Display Driver to Address Elevation of Privilege (3134700)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-017

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-018
Security Update for Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers to Address Elevation of Privilege (3136082)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-018

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-019
Security Update for .NET Framework to Address Denial of Service (3137893)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-019

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-020
Security Update for Active Directory Federation Services to Address Denial of Service (3134222)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-020

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-021
Security Update for NPS RADIUS Server to Address Denial of Service (3133043)
»technet.microsoft.com/li ··· ms16-021

Please note that Microsoft may release bulletins out side of this schedule if we determine the need to do so.

If you have any questions regarding the patch or its implementation after reading the above listed bulletin you should contact: For home users, no-charge support for security updates (only!) is available by calling 800-MICROSOFT (800-642-7676) in the US or 877-568-2495 in Canada.

SpywareBlaster Database Update – February 8, 2016

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11 Internet Explorer
0 Restricted Sites
0 Firefox

17378 items in database

http://www.brightfort.com/downloads.html

Firefox 44.0.1 Released – February 8, 2016

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Version 44.0.1, first offered to Release channel users on February 8, 2016

We’d also like to extend a special thank you to all of the new Mozillians who contributed to this release of Firefox!

Fixed

  • Fix issue which could lead to the removal of stored passwords under certain circumstances (1242176)
  • Allows spaces in cookie names (1244505)
  • Fix WebSockets when used in a Service Worker context (1243942)
  • Disable opus/vorbis audio with H.264 (1245696)
  • Require NSS 3.21 (1244069)
  • Ship the Gecko SDK (1243740)
  • Fix for graphics startup crash (GNU/Linux) (1222171)
  • Fix a crash in cache networking (1244076)

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/44.0.1/releasenotes/

Removal instructions for Pro PC Cleaner

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What is Pro PC Cleaner?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Pro PC Cleaner aka Professional Cleaning is a fake registry cleaner. These so-called “registry cleaners” use intentional false positives to convince users that their systems have problems. Then they try to sell you their software, claiming it will remove these problems.
More information can be found on our Malwarebytes Unpacked blog.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?/topic/178455-removal-instructions-for-pro-pc-cleaner/

Removal instructions for Donation Reminder

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What is Donation Reminder?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Donation Reminder is a browser hijacker. These so-called “hijackers” manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice. This one also displays advertisements.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?%2Ftopic%2F178392-removal-instructions-for-donation-reminder%2F

Removal instructions for Pass and Play

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What is Pass and Play?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Pass and Play is a browser hijacker. These so-called “hijackers” manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice. This one also displays advertisements.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?/topic/178370-removal-instructions-for-pass-and-play/


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