Firefox Updated to v39.0 – June 30, 2015

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Firefox Notes

Version 39.0, first offered to Release channel users on June 30, 2015

Check out “What’s New” and “Known Issues” for this version of Firefox

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/39.0/releasenotes/

Spybot Search & Destroy Weekly Update – July 1, 2015

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2015-07-01

Adware
++ Ad.Jollywallet ++ Ad.PlurPush + InstallMonetizer ++ Rubar.Toolbar + Win32.Kradda.dm + Yontoo.Pagerage
PUPS
++ Conduit.QiSu ++ PU.ASC.FinallyFast ++ PU.ASC.PerformanceCenter
Trojan
+ Win32.Downloader.HicrazykA ++ Win32.Tracur
Total: 2608585 fingerprints in 819453 rules for 7485 products.

http://www.safer-networking.org/about/updates/

SpywareBlaster Database Update – June 25, 2015

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19 Internet Explorer
0 Restricted Sites
0 Firefox

17220 items in database

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

Spybot Search & Destroy Weekly Update – June 24, 2015

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2015-06-24

Adware
+ Firseria + InstallMonetizer
Malware
++ Fraud.SmartBoan
PUPS
++ Conduit.CommunityAlerts ++ Conduit.Shmoopy ++ Conduit.TVBar2B2 + OutBrowse + PU.PriceGong
Trojan
+ Win32.Downloader.HicrazykA ++ Win32.Qhost.tps
Total: 2608115 fingerprints in 818983 rules for 7478 products.

http://www.safer-networking.org/about/updates/

Adobe Security Bulletin Release date: June 23, 2015

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Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player

Release date: June 23, 2015

Vulnerability identifier: APSB15-14

Priority: See table below

CVE number: CVE-2015-3113

Platform: Windows, Macintosh and Linux
Summary

Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player for Windows, Macintosh and Linux. These updates address a critical vulnerability (CVE-2015-3113) that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Adobe is aware of reports that CVE-2015-3113 is being actively exploited in the wild via limited, targeted attacks. Systems running Internet Explorer for Windows 7 and below, as well as Firefox on Windows XP, are known targets.

Adobe recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions:

Users of the Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime for Windows and Macintosh should update to Adobe Flash Player 18.0.0.194.
Users of the Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release should update to Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.296.
Users of Adobe Flash Player for Linux should update to Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.468.
Adobe Flash Player installed with Google Chrome and Adobe Flash Player installed with Internet Explorer on Windows 8.x will automatically update to version 18.0.0.194.

Affected software versions

Adobe Flash Player 18.0.0.161 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release version 13.0.0.292 and earlier 13.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.466 and earlier 11.x versions for Linux

To verify the version of Adobe Flash Player installed on your system, access the About Flash Player page, or right-click on content running in Flash Player and select “About Adobe (or Macromedia) Flash Player” from the menu. If you use multiple browsers, perform the check for each browser you have installed on your system.

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-14.html?PID=7816988

Pale Moon 25.5.0 Released

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Pale Moon: Release notes
25.5.0 (2015-06-10)
This is an important maintenance update with mostly under-the-hood changes.

Fixes/changes:

Logjam fix: Refuse DHE keys with less than 1024 key bits
Search plugin updates to re-enable Google suggestions and reduce tracking (Squarefractal)
Allow plugin-specific (.dll based) OOPP overrides also for npswf. This will not be used for the “master switch” for OOPP and Flash will still be in the plugin container, unless a specific dom.ipc.plugins.enabled.npswf*.dll boolean is set to override.
Fixed a crash during WebGL Conformance Tests for undefined indices (Toady)
HSTS preload list updates (Squarefractal)
Status bar locale addition: cs
Implemented a fix for the toolkit update service so that the same version as the current application will not be offered as a valid update (Tobin)
Reorganized the AppMenu (give equal ease for windowed and tabbed browsing, deprioritize Sync)
Disabled the Sync promo box in doorhangers.
Updated libpng to version 1.5.22
Fixed support for builds using newer freetype on Linux. (Axiomatic)
Fixed –with-system-pixman builds. (Isaac Dunham)
Updated SQLite to version 3.8.10.1
Changed the after-upgrade page loaded to the release notes instead of the home page.
(and hoping people actually do take a moment to read them, preventing unnecessary support requests)
Fixed navigator.geolocation – should never be null, to properly adhere to the specification (Travis)
Moved paintlock event delay to greprefs, and adjusted it for 2015’s heavier sites
Fixed the about dialog scripting for pre-release builds (includes build date now as-intended and no longer errors the script)
Reorganized how pushed floats are handled in layout flow
Implemented a change to run the updater from the install directory instead of copying it.
Fixed transparency of the Pale Moon document icon for 256×256
Updated padlock code:
– Added mixed-mode shading, and reorganized shading pref values more logically
(0=off, 1=secure only, 2=secure+mixed, 3=all)
– Cleaned up CSS
– Cleaned up padlock logic a little
Hard-coded internal UA sniffing values for the extension legacy of devtools
Updated NSPR to 4.10.8
Updated the NSS security lib to 3.19-RTM + re-worked Pale Moon changes
Bumped the built-in site-specific UA compat mode overrides to v38
Fixed a compressed-cache crash due to losing our cache entry while finishing up compression.
Updated and patched libcubeb, the main media sound library, to fix a number of audio issues (e.g. when switching output device) and audio-related crashes
Added the option to load modules into a named scope (see issue #88)
Removed quick access keys for buttons on the updater window (since it may pop up unannounced when people are typing, causing them to make unintended choices)
Updated jemalloc and mozjemalloc memory allocator libraries to improve performance
Removed implicit access to a whole range of internally-used interfaces and classes that page content has no business calling anyway
Added a preference for always preferring a certain dictionary language.
To use this, create a new preference spellchecker.dictionary.override (string) and set it to your language code.

More information about changes in this version that would be important for extension developers and web programmers can be found here.

Security fixes:

Fixes for miscellaneous memory safety hazards (relevant and applicable fixes from CVE-2015-2708 and CVE-2015-2709)
DiD (defense-in-depth) fix to prevent potential overflows in CSS restyling
Fix for updater hijacking (CVE-2015-2720)
Fix to prevent potential disclosure of sensitive information in Android logs (CVE-2015-2714)
Fix for a buffer overflow in the XML parser (CVE-2015-2716)
Fix for a potentially exploitable crash in DNS handling

http://www.palemoon.org/palemoon-win32.shtml

Spybot Search & Destroy Weekly Update – June 17, 2015

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2015-06-17

Adware
++ Ad.SmartTool ++ Ad.SpecialSavings ++ Ad.SuperFish ++ Ad.VisualDiscovery + InstallMonetizer
Malware
++ Fraud.VaccineCop
PUPS
+ DownLite + OutBrowse ++ PU.ReimagePlus
Trojan
+ Win32.Downloader.HicrazykA

Total: 2607819 fingerprints in 818687 rules for 7473 products.

https://www.safer-networking.org/about/updates/

Spybot Search & Destroy Weekly Update – June 10, 2015

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2015-06-10
Adware
++ Ad.SpadeCast + Firseria + InstallMonetizer
Malware
++ Fraud.CleanV
PUPS
++ MasterBoan
Trojan
+ Win32.Banker + Win32.Downloader.HicrazykA ++ Win32.NetSky ++ Win32.Seppuku + Win32.ZBot
Total: 2607423 fingerprints in 818291 rules for 7467 products.

http://www.safer-networking.org/about/updates/

Release Notes | Flash Player® 18 AIR® 18 – June 9, 2015

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June 9, 2015

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

Current Flash Player users that have enrolled in the “Allow Adobe to install updates (recommended)” or the “Notify me to install updates” update options 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.

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

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

https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/release-note/fp_18_air_18_release_notes.html?PID=7816988

SpywareBlaster Database Update – June 2, 2015

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14 Internet Explorer
0 Restricted Sites
0 Firefox

17201 items in database

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


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