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    Some useful Patch Tuesday Resources

    December 11th, 2019 by

    Thanks to Susan Bradley  for posting this “Microsoft’s official Security Update Guide portallists all security updates in a filterable table. ZDNet also put together this pagelisting all security updates on one single page, in one place. Additional analysis of today’s Patch Tuesday is also available from Cisco Talosand Trend Micro. This month’s Adobe security updates are detailed here. SAP […]

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    Security Mailer (2019 # 49)

    December 8th, 2019 by

    Security Mailer Volume 19 Number 49 Updates Firefox Firefox ESR Thunderbird Cisco security advisories Linux updates and patches General Security reviews last week A look at the new Edge browser from Microsoft Recycle bin won’t empty – how to fix it Windows 10 black screen before getting to login – how to fix this

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    Microsoft Releases Security Advisory for Windows Hello for Business

    December 6th, 2019 by

    Microsoft Releases Security Advisory for Windows Hello for Business Microsoft has released a Security Advisory to address an issue in Windows Hello for Business (WHfB). An attacker could exploit this issue on devices that were affected by CVE-2017-15361, also known as Return of Coppersmith’s Attack (ROCA), to take control of an affected system.

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    Security Mailer (2019 # 48)

    December 1st, 2019 by

    Security Mailer Volume 19 Number 48 Cisco security advisories Linux Updates patches General Security reviews last week vulnerabilities Plan to Save the Web – nice read from Steve Ranger at ZDnet covering Tim Berners-Lee plans to save the web Windows Quick Tips

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    4 restaurant chains breached – 4 Million cards exposed

    November 28th, 2019 by

    Sale of 4 Million Stolen Cards Tied to Breaches at 4 Restaurant Chains – THANKS TO BRIAN KREBS “n Nov. 23, one of the cybercrime underground’s largest bazaars for buying and selling stolen payment card data announced the immediate availability of some four million freshly-hacked debit and credit cards. KrebsOnSecurity has learned this latest batch […]

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    Possible Conflict Windows 10 1909 vs TurboTax

    November 26th, 2019 by

    I haven’t heard of anyone else reporting this, but just in case, here’s what happened: I installed the   November Cumulative Update (KB4524570)  followed by Feature update to Windows 10, version 1909 shortly after 1909 was available (yeah, I’m a “bleeding edge” kind of guy!). Both were installed with no apparent issues. It was only after […]

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    Macy’s Suffers Data Breach

    November 19th, 2019 by

    Macy’s Suffers Data Breach by Magecart Cybercriminals “The department store Macy’s is warning that web skimmer malware was discovered on Macys.com collecting customers’ payment card information. The attack has been linked to Magecart, a notorious umbrella group made up of various cybercriminal affiliates that is known for injecting payment card skimmers into ecommerce websites.”

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    Security Mailer (2019 # 46)

    November 17th, 2019 by

    Security Mailer Volume 19 Number 46 Adobe Security Bulletins Updates Cisco Security Advisories Linux updates Microsoft Tuesday security updates revised updates security advisories Windows 10 1909 released General Security Review of last week Startpage Search owner changes Disney+ launch marred

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    WIndows 10 Version 1909 is available (if you dare)!!

    November 15th, 2019 by

    What’s new for IT pros in Windows 10, version 1909  

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    Security Mailer (2019 # 45)

    November 12th, 2019 by

    Security Mailer Volume 19 Number 45 Cisco security advisories Linux updates General Security review last week

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