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July 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

July 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  It looks pretty clean at first glance.  IE with a lot of OS patches and likely nothing all that complex.  The one thing to watch for will be the possibilities of more dependencies.  For those running Windows 8.1 or Server 2012 R2, make sure you are prioritizing Update [...]

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June 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

June 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 7 total patches expected to be released on Tuesday, June 10th. Here is the breakdown for this month: Security Bulletins: 2 bulletins are rated as Critical. 5 bulletins are rated as Important. Vulnerability Impact: 3 bulletins address vulnerabilities that could allow Remote Code Execution. 2 bulletins [...]

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May 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

May 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 8 total patches expected to be released on Tuesday, May 13th. Here is the breakdown for this month: Security Bulletins: 2 bulletins are rated as Critical. 6 bulletins are rated as Important. Vulnerability Impact: 3 bulletins address vulnerabilities that could allow Remote Code Execution. 3 bulletins [...]

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Security Experts React to Heartbleed

Security Experts React to Heartbleed

Experts from 3 key areas of IT security have commented below on the Heartbleed security flaw. Please feel free to attribute the comments in any stories or blog posts, and let me know if you have specific questions for any/all of them, and or if you’d like to speak by phone: Password/privileged identity management expert [...]

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April 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

April 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 4 total patches expected to be released on Tuesday, April 8th. With this Patch Tuesday we also say farewell to Windows XP and Office 2003 support.  Microsoft has reached the End of Life for these two products.  All in all a seemingly light April for Microsoft [...]

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March 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

March 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 5 total patches expected to be released on Tuesday, March 11th. Here is the breakdown for this month: Security Bulletins: Two bulletins are rated as Critical. Three bulletins are rated as Important. Vulnerability Impact: Two bulletins address vulnerabilities that could allow Remote Code Execution. One bulletin [...]

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February 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

February 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 5 total patches expected to be released on Tuesday, February 11th. Here is the breakdown for this month: Security Bulletins: Two bulletins are rated as Critical. Three bulletins are rated as Important. Vulnerability Impact: Two bulletins address vulnerabilities that could allow Remote Code Execution. One bulletin [...]

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January 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

January 2014 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 4 total patches – 0 Critical and 4 Important – expected to be released on Tuesday, January 14th. Here is the breakdown for this month: Security Bulletins: ZERO! bulletins are rated as Critical. Yay! Four bulletins are rated as Important. Vulnerability Impact: One bulletin addresses a vulnerability [...]

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“Welcome to the Machine”

“Welcome to the Machine”

Yes, there is the Internet of Things: a world in parallel to ours were our devices, data, algorithms, gadgets, smart phones and digital tools interconnect, communicate, and work independently of our own input or monitoring. They provide us with efficiencies, automation, services and information, and even do things for us we often do not have [...]

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December 2013 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

December 2013 Patch Tuesday Advanced Notification

Microsoft has announced this month’s Patch Tuesday release.  There are 11 total patches – 5 Critical and 6 Important – expected to be released on Tuesday, December 10. Here is the breakdown for this month: Security Bulletins: Five bulletins are rated as Critical. Six bulletins are rated as Important. Vulnerability Impact: Six bulletins address vulnerabilities that could [...]

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