Patch Tuesday

Half of Patch Tuesday bulletins cover Windows 10

Half of Patch Tuesday bulletins cover Windows 10

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Half of patch Tuesday fixes cover Windows 10

Critical patch for flaw hitting all MS versions

Critical patch for flaw hitting all MS versions

This vulnerability, if left unpatched, affects every flavour of Windows utilising the IIS services version 6+ to support web sites.

Stuxnet flaw remained unpatched for four years

Stuxnet flaw remained unpatched for four years

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In its latest 'Patch Tuesday' notice, Microsoft issued 14 security bulletins including fixes for the Freak flaw and the Stuxnet worm - which was thought to have been patched five years ago.

Wiping the flaws: Why it's time to get smarter about patch management

Wiping the flaws: Why it's time to get smarter about patch management

Monolithic operating systems will attract attackers, and speed to market will trump security, so expect patches and be intelligent about how vulnerabilities are fixed says Raimund Genes.

Microsoft's Patch Tuesday preview will no longer be made public

Microsoft's Patch Tuesday preview will no longer be made public

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Microsoft said the change to its patching was made because customers no longer use the previewing system the same way they did in the past.

Who polices the security service?

Who polices the security service?

Questions need to be asked of Patch Tuesday and Microsoft's approach to it, says Robert Brown.

Microsoft issues out-of-band patch to Windows Kerberos

Microsoft issues out-of-band patch to Windows Kerberos

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Microsoft has very unusually released an `out-of-band' security patch to fix a vulnerability in Windows - and Windows Server - that hackers are reportedly exploiting to compromise IT networks.

Microsoft pulls Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 elements of Patch Tuesday

Microsoft pulls Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 elements of Patch Tuesday

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Microsoft has unexpectedly withdrawn a key element of its Patch Tuesday operating system refresh after discovering a flaw in an update for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008.

42: The answer to life - and the latest Patch Tuesday number of updates

42: The answer to life - and the latest Patch Tuesday number of updates

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Microsoft has issued four bulletins covering a total of 42 vulnerabilities, 36 of which are rated critical.

Breaking the refresh cycle

Breaking the refresh cycle

The cycle of updating software at the end of life has, itself, reached its end of life with managed services the way ahead says Kevin Linsell

Microsoft rushes out patches to stay ahead of cyber crooks

Microsoft rushes out patches to stay ahead of cyber crooks

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Microsoft's latest Patch Tuesday security fixes for its products included two last-minute updates that show the company rushing to respond to the escalating pace of cyber attacks.

Yahoo-culprit Java targeted as Oracle promises 147 security fixes

Yahoo-culprit Java targeted as Oracle promises 147 security fixes

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Patch Tuesday sees major slew of vulnerabilities to be fixed

Patch Tuesday update addresses 24 bugs, including exploited TIFF zero-day

Patch Tuesday update addresses 24 bugs, including exploited TIFF zero-day

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Microsoft's Patch Tuesday update has been released, giving users a highly anticipated fix for a TIFF zero-day flaw and 23 other bugs affecting company software.

Microsoft to address IE vulnerability in July Patch Tuesday

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Microsoft has announced that it is further strengthening Internet Explorer with the release of a critical bulletin in this month's Patch Tuesday next week.

Microsoft releases five patches with one critical fix for Internet Explorer

Microsoft releases five patches with one critical fix for Internet Explorer

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Microsoft released five bulletins on its June Patch Tuesday, fixing one critical vulnerability in Internet Explorer.

Patch Tuesday sees zero-days in Internet Explorer and Adobe products fixed

Patch Tuesday sees zero-days in Internet Explorer and Adobe products fixed

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Microsoft released ten bulletins yesterday fixing 33 vulnerabilities, including the zero-day in Internet Explorer 8.

Microsoft recalls patch after blue screen reports

Microsoft recalls patch after blue screen reports

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Microsoft has acknowledged problems caused by a patch released this week that can cause system errors.

Microsoft releases nine bulletins, but no Pwn2Own fixes

Microsoft releases nine bulletins, but no Pwn2Own fixes

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Microsoft issued nine bulletins to fix 14 vulnerabilities this week; however it left several known flaws unpatched.

Microsoft issues seven bulletins for Patch Tuesday, but nothing for Pwn2Own vulnerability

Microsoft issues seven bulletins for Patch Tuesday, but nothing for Pwn2Own vulnerability

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Microsoft released seven bulletins last night, containing four patches rated as critical, to fix 20 vulnerabilities.

Microsoft fixes 57 vulnerabilities on Patch Tuesday

Microsoft fixes 57 vulnerabilities on Patch Tuesday

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Microsoft released 12 bulletins, five of which were rated as critical, to address 57 vulnerabilities on Patch Tuesday.

Microsoft releases seven bulletins with two critical patches

Microsoft releases seven bulletins with two critical patches

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Microsoft released seven bulletins on its first patch Tuesday of 2013, addressing 12 vulnerabilities in Windows, Office, Developer Tools and Windows Server.

Microsoft to deliver 13 security patches for 26 bugs

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After a quiet January Patch Tuesday that saw only one security update, Microsoft is back with a vengeance this month.

Microsoft patch batch includes fix for zero-day IE flaw

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Microsoft delivered its monthly security update on Tuesday to rectify 12 vulnerabilities, five of which are present in Internet Explorer (IE) and comprise the most pressing patch to deploy.

Eight Microsoft fixes planned for Patch Tuesday

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Microsoft plans to release eight patches on Tuesday - six for "critical" vulnerabilities - as part of its monthly security update.

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