August Patch Tuesday has a lot at first glance, but this lion may be more of a lamb. There are a lot of Critical updates this month, but only two public disclosures and no known exploited. The 12 updates released …Read more
After the first half of the year July’s Patch Tuesday seems a little boring. There are a couple of things of interest, but overall, a pretty light round of updates. Depending on how you count them, there are 12 updates …Read more
May and June were rather brutal months with global Ransomware impacts that impacted systems in a way that Ransomware has not typically done previously. WannaCry and Petya\NotPetya were a potential taste of the future of Ransomware. Weaponized, rapidly infectious, built …Read more
It doesn’t happen too often, but occasionally Patch Tuesday takes place when Ivanti IT security expert Chris Goettl is on the road.
Goettl runs Ivanti’s popular Patch Tuesday webinar, dedicating an hour-plus to informing the masses about Microsoft’s latest security …Read more
I’m sitting in a conference room at the Mirage Hotel in Vegas and contemplating all the different vulnerabilities that have been discovered recently. Last week there were two pretty significant security threats: the Intel vPro vulnerability and the Google Docs …Read more
April Patch Tuesday release from Microsoft is only about a third of the size of the March release. There are a total of 46 unique vulnerabilities (CVEs) being resolved, three of which have been publicly disclosed (CVE-2017-0210, CVE-2017-0199, CVE-2017-0203) and …Read more
If you miss a Patch Tuesday things begin to accumulate. March’s lineup makes this very apparent. Microsoft just released two months’ worth of updates that include 18 total bulletins (Yes, I said bulletins, we will get to that), 9 Critical …Read more