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February 16th, 2012:

Mozilla Firefox version 10 release

New release and a recent patched version available

Firefox Version 10 – Home
http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/

Firefox Version 10 – Release Notes
http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/10.0.1/releasenotes/

Microsoft Security Bulletins – February 2012

This special release on Valentine’s Day addresses several¬†security vulnerabilites. Corporate and home¬†users should quickly apply these changes

Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for February 2012
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-feb

ISC Analysis (always a great resource)
http://isc.sans.edu/diary.html?storyid=12586

Trend Micro Analysis
http://blog.trendmicro.com/microsoft-sends-love-on-february-patch-tuesday-with-nine-advisories/

QUOTE: Microsoft addresses 23 vulnerabilities on the 14th of February. The software giant released nine bulletins and fixed critical flaws in Internet Explorer, an error in a runtime library which can be targeted through Windows Media Player, and flaws in the Windows kernel. Four out of the nine bulletins were tagged as Critical by Microsoft