Non-Microsoft Patches

Researchers expect widespread exploit of Adobe PDF flaw

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Attackers are actively exploiting a gaping zero-day hole in versions 9 and earlier of Adobe Acrobat and Reader, the company has warned.

Four fixes shipped for "critical" RealPlayer holes

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RealNetworks has issued fixes for four critical vulnerabilities in its RealPlayer program.

Oracle pushes out 45 patches; 14 for Database

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Oracle on Tuesday released 45 fixes for vulnerabilities across its products, including the widely deployed Oracle Database.

As businesses weigh adoption, new iPhone plugs 13 flaws

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The second version of the iPhone, released Friday, includes faster internet, GPS functionality and an application store — as well as 13 security fixes.

Sun and Apple offer security updates

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Sun Microsystems has issued fixes for a number of vulnerabilities in its Java offerings, while six flaws in Apple TV were patched.

Multiple vendors cooperate to issue DNS design flaw fix

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A massive domain name server (DNS) design vulnerability that could permit cache poisoning - effectively allowing an attacker to direct users to the website of his choosing - is set to be fixed by an unprecedented synchronized series of multivendor patches.

Apple updates OS X to address security and performance issues

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OS X Leopard gets a new version as the Mac maker moves to improve reliability and squash a whole hatful of vulnerabilities

Vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat leads to public exploit

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Adobe has updated its Reader and Acrobat products to shore up a major vulnerability that is already being exploited in the wild

Microsoft warns over Safari "carpet bomb" attack

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Users of the web browser on both XP and Vista can be hit by a blended attack which installs malicious code, according to a security advisory released by the software giant

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