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Patch Tuesday Update - December 2014

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Update - December 2014 December 2014 Microsoft Patch Tuesday Brings 3 Critical and 4 Important bulletins. Microsoft delivers 7 Bulletins Covering 24 CVEs - 3 Critical and 4 Important this December 2014 Patch Tuesday. The Exchange patch expected last month has been included this period. Lets look at the details: MS14-075 Rated … Continue reading Patch Tuesday Update - December 2014


Patch Tuesday Update - November 2014

November Patch Tuesday - It looks like the "Turkey" came a little early this year - 14 Patches that include 4 Critical, 8 Important, 2 Moderate and we also have a Security Advisory for Flash in IE for desert. Lets look at the details: MS14-064 Mitigates Critical vulnerabilities in Windows OLE Could Allow Remote Code … Continue reading Patch Tuesday Update - November 2014


Patch Tuesday Update - October 2014

In The Shadow Of Shell Shock - Microsoft October Patch Tuesday Brings 9 Bulletins Most of us in IT / Flaw Remediation are still struggling with the varied responses from vendors regarding the Shell Shock issue. This Patch Tuesday from Microsoft we have 9 bulletins - 1 Moderate, 5 Important and 3 Critical. While Octobers … Continue reading Patch Tuesday Update - October 2014


How to Build Complex Passwords and Avoid Easy Breaches

In the wake of the iCloud celebrity photo hack, expert Keith Palmgren offers advice on how to build more effective passwords and avoid easy data breaches. For more than 40 years, the IT industry has been fighting the password battle and losing. The recent celebrity iCloud hack is just one of many high-profile examples of … Continue reading How to Build Complex Passwords and Avoid Easy Breaches


Patch Tuesday Update - September 2014

It's Back To School - With An Exceptionally Light Patch Tuesday This Patch Tuesday is a welcome light one with only a single critical issue in the Cumulative update for Internet Explorer and only three important issues. Back in September 2013 we saw a much larger IT work load with 13 bulletins - 4 critical … Continue reading Patch Tuesday Update - September 2014