EMAIL Security – Blocking rare file extension JNLP

Uncategorized Comments Off on EMAIL Security – Blocking rare file extension JNLP

As SANS ISC shares, this is a valuable new addition to add to corporate & personal email filtering.  JNLP is a special very rare file type that should not be in normal email traffic. Another File Extension to Block in your MTA: .jnlp (sans.edu) When hunting, one thing that I like to learn is how […]

Security – CISA issues IOT based DNSMASQ vulnerability JAN-2021

Uncategorized Comments Off on Security – CISA issues IOT based DNSMASQ vulnerability JAN-2021

IOT device security can be improved by following guidance just issued by CISA CERT/CC and CISA Report Multiple Vulnerabilities in Dnsmasq | CISA VU#434904 – Dnsmasq is vulnerable to memory corruption and cache poisoning (cert.org) CISA and the CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) are aware of multiple vulnerabilities affecting Dnsmasq version 2.82 and prior. Dnsmasq is […]

Google CHROME – January 2021 security release

Uncategorized Comments Off on Google CHROME – January 2021 security release

Most users should auto-update transparently.  However ADMINs can hold back updates for stability on a delayed basis — and they may want to prioritize this release Google Releases Security Updates for Chrome | CISA Chrome Releases: Stable Channel Update for Desktop (googleblog.com) Google has released Chrome version 88.0.4324.96 for Windows, Mac, and Linux. This version […]

Oracle Security – January 2021 release

Uncategorized Comments Off on Oracle Security – January 2021 release

ADMINS & DBAs should apply the latest updates for Oracle across a wide spectrum of products as applicable: Oracle Releases January 2021 Security Bulletin | CISA Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory – January 2021 This Critical Patch Update contains 329 new security patches across the product families listed below. Please note that an MOS note […]


© 2021 Computer Safety & News.
WordPress Theme & Icons by N.Design Studio. Provided by WPMU DEV -The WordPress Experts   Hosted by Microsoft MVPs
Entries RSS Comments RSS Log in