Tag Archives: security updates

Adobe Flash Player and AIR Domain Sandbox Bypass Vulnerability (APSB10-06)

Two (2) potential risks associated with this vulnerability are Denial of Service issue (CVE-2010-0187) Allowing users to make unauthorized cross-domain requests We recommend verifying the version number of the present adobe flash player and then reviewing the solution in order to resolve this issue. See below on how to verify the version number and reviewing the… Read More »

Adobe Acrobat and Reader Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-14)

Users on Windows and Macintosh systems can utilize the Adobe product’s update mechanism. The default configuration is set to run automatic update checks on a regular schedule. Adobe recommends users update their software installations to the latest versions by following the instructions below. The latest product versions are available to end users via one of… Read More »

Tuesday Patch Releases

As part of the monthly security bulletin release cycle, Microsoft provides advance notification to their customers concerning the number of new security updates being released and the products affected. This is intended to help customers plan for the deployment of these security updates more effectively. Solutions to Microsoft problems are usually released every second Tuesday… Read More »

Remote code execution (RCE)

Remote code execution (RCE) is the power an attacker has to access another person’s computing machine and make modifications, irrespective of the place the system is geographically situated. Vulnerabilities can present an attacker with the flexibility to execute malicious code and take full management of an affected system with the privileges of the person operating the… Read More »