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    Security Mailer (2020 # 3)

    January 20th, 2020 by

    Security mailer Volume 20 Number 3 Adobe Security bulletins Updates for Experience Manager and Illustrator Cisco Security Advisories Linux updates and patches Microsoft Tuesday Patch for 0-day that has exploit code available Security Advisories Security bulletin revisions New Microsoft Edge browser released General Security reviews last week Wireshark updates released

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    New Internet Explorer Security Flaw in the Wild

    January 19th, 2020 by

    Microsoft will fix an Internet Explorer security flaw under active attack “Microsoft has confirmed to TechCrunch that it will fix an Internet Explorer security exploit already being used for “limited targeted attacks.” The vulnerability lets attackers corrupt memory used for the scripting engine in IE9, IE10 and IE11 in a way that would let the […]

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    Security Mailer (2020 #2)

    January 13th, 2020 by

    Security Mailer Volume 20 Number 2 Browsers 0-day updates for Firefox Firefox ESR Thunderbird, Firefox to drop TLS 1.1 and earlier Firefox for Android Cisco security advisories Linux updates & patches Microsoft Windows 7 free support ends next week General Security reviews last weeks vulnerabilities

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    New and Nasty Phishing Attack

    January 8th, 2020 by

    Tricky Phish Angles for Persistence, Not Passwords “Late last year saw the re-emergence of a nasty phishing tactic that allows the attacker to gain full access to a user’s data stored in the cloud without actually stealing the account password. The phishing lure starts with a link that leads to the real login page for […]

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    Security Mailer (2020 #1)

    January 5th, 2020 by

    Security Mailer Volume 20 Number 1 Cisco security advisories Linux update and patche General security review of last weeks vulnerabilities

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    Ransomware shuts down a small company

    January 4th, 2020 by

    Company shuts down because of ransomware, leaves 300 without jobs just before holidays “An Arkansas-based telemarketing firm sent home more than 300 employees and told them to find new jobs after IT recovery efforts didn’t go according to plan following a ransomware incident that took place at the start of October 2019.”

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    Security Mailer (2019 # 52)

    December 29th, 2019 by

    Security Mailer Volume 19 Number 52 Linux updates & patches; General Security review of last weeks vulnerabilities HAPPY NEW YEAR!!

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    Security Mailer (2019 # 51)

    December 23rd, 2019 by

    Security Mailer Volume 19 Number 51 Cisco security advisory Linux updates and patches Microsoft security advisory General security review of last week Wireshark update released

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    New Edge (based on Chromium) to be released in January

    December 17th, 2019 by

    Microsoft gets ready to roll out the new Edge to Windows 10 via Windows Update “Microsoft officials have said the new Chromium-based Edge browser will be generally available starting January 15, 2020. They also said in early November that the new Edge will be bundled with Windows 10 right after the general availability date, though […]

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    Google will block less secure apps (LSAs) from accessing G Suite

    December 17th, 2019 by

    Google to Force OAuth in G Suite to Increase Security “Google announced that it will block less secure apps (LSAs) from accessing G Suite account data starting February 2021, following an initial stage of limiting their access during June 2020. This announcement follows the removal of the “Enforce access to less secure apps for all […]

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