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    Archive for September, 2016

    Cisco Security Updates

    September 17th, 2016 by

    Vulnerability in Multiple Cisco Products A vulnerability in IKEv1 packet processing code in Cisco IOS, Cisco IOS XE and Cisco IOS XR Software could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to retrieve memory contents, which could lead to the disclosure of confidential information. The vulnerability is due to insufficient condition checks in the part of the […]

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    Another site to help out with Ransomware

    September 15th, 2016 by

    https://www.nomoreransom.org/ Public/private anti-ransomware initiative seeing huge interest

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    Trouble downloading W10 Updates?

    September 15th, 2016 by

    I am currently running the “Anniversary Update” level of W10 (1607). I tried to download and install the latest cumulative Update ((KB3189866). It continually stopped downloading at 455 – 49%. Never finished (overnight, even). I found that this is a “known issue” and apparently, the only way to install it is to download it from […]

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    Patch Tuesday 13Sep16

    September 14th, 2016 by

    Be advised that this is the last update for Windows 7 and 8.1 that has individual updates. Starting next month, the updates will be an all-in-one “Rollup”. You will no longer be able to decline or uninstall a single (or multiple) update(s). Your only option will be to uninstall *EVERYTHING* Sept 2016 Patch Tuesday: Microsoft […]

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    Google Play is watching!!

    September 14th, 2016 by

    Don’t you just love it? And they wonder why we are paranoid about spying on us!! 🙁 How Google Play tracks you even if your other apps don’t

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    iOS 10 is released

    September 14th, 2016 by

    As of now, you can get iOS 10 for: iPhone 5 and later, iPad 4th generation and later, iPod touch 6th generation and later. About the security content of iOS 10 You may read about problems with the update that “bricked” some iPhones. Apple says that they have identified the problem and released a fix. Be […]

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    Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player

    September 14th, 2016 by

    Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player Summary Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and ChromeOS.  These updates address critical vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Affected Versions Product Affected Versions Platform Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime 22.0.0.211 and earlier […]

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    MySQL Exploit revealed

    September 14th, 2016 by

    If you run any servers with MySQL databases, you need to check this out. The unpatched vulnerability can be exploited to gain root access to servers

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    Brian Kreb’s websit under DDoS Attack

    September 13th, 2016 by

    Looks like some folk who he outed are launching a massive Distributed Denial of Services attack that, apparently, is still off-line. Krebs’ site under attack after alleged owners of DDoS-for-hire service were arrested

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    Toymaster has released Volume 16 Number

    September 12th, 2016 by

    What is Toymaster Security Lab?  A free source for computer security information and help to assist you with both your personal computers and the networks you work with. Security Mailer v16#37 Browser updates for Chrome Cisco Security Advisories; Linux Security Updates Windows 10 has new WiFi features General Security covers new Wireshark versions and Word […]

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