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    Archive for February, 2019

    Security Mailer (2019, # 8)

    February 24th, 2019 by

    Security Mailer Volume 19 Number 8 Browsers Pale Moon update Firefox ESR update Cisco Security Advisories Linux security updates Microsoft Security Update revisions Very important Windows 7 update coming Security Advisories General Security section US CERT reviews last weeks vulnerabilities WinRAR patches severe vulnerability affecting all releases for the past 19 years VMware Security Advisories

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    TurboTax Tax Returns Exposed

    February 23rd, 2019 by

    Tax Returns Exposed in TurboTax Credential Stuffing Attacks “Financial software company Intuit discovered that tax return info was accessed by an unauthorized party after an undisclosed number of TurboTax tax preparation software accounts were breached in a credential stuffing attack.”

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    Adobe updates Acrobat & Acrobat Reader

    February 22nd, 2019 by

    Security Updates available for Adobe Acrobat and Reader | APSB19-13 “Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Acrobat and Reader for Windows and macOS. These updates address a reported bypass to the fix for CVE-2019-7089 first introduced in 2019.010.20091, 2017.011.30120 and 2015.006.30475 and released on February 12, 2019. Successful exploitation could lead to sensitive information disclosure in […]

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    Security Mailer (2019 – Number 7)

    February 17th, 2019 by

    Security Mailer Volume 19 Number 7

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    No Windows 10 Update History? Read on…

    February 14th, 2019 by

    Win10 Alternate Update History Sources Apparently, with the 189 update, there are reports that using the “normal” way of viewing the Update History” will give you a blank result. In this post, Ed Tittel reveals two ways to get the information (no regedit required!).

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    Patch Tuesday, February 2019 Edition

    February 13th, 2019 by

    Patch Tuesday, February 2019 Edition “Microsoft on Tuesday issued a bevy of patches to correct at least 70 distinct security vulnerabilities in Windows and software designed to interact with various flavors of the operating system. This month’s patch batch tackles some notable threats to enterprises — including multiple flaws that were publicly disclosed prior to Patch Tuesday. […]

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    OpenOffice Vulnerable to Remote Code Execution

    February 6th, 2019 by

    OpenOffice Vulnerable to Remote Code Execution, LibreOffice Patched Why anyone want to use OpenOffice when LibreOffice is available is a mystery….

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    Security Mailer (2019 Number 5)

    February 3rd, 2019 by

    Security Mailer Volume 2019 Number 5 Mozilla Updates Firefox, Firefox ESR, and Thunderbird Important changes in both Firefox & Chrome Cisco Security Advisories RV320 & RV325 vulnerabilities are already being exploited Linux updates General Security review of last week DNS Flag Day

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