Security Patch News, Articles and Updates

Even after patches, Apple's rootless feature can reportedly be bypassed

Apple's System Integrity Protection (SIP) feature, introduced into its El Capitan operating system to restrict system changes at the root level, can be circumvented by simple code, according to an article in The Register today.

Mozilla fixes critical vulnerabilities in Firefox browser and Extended Support Release

Mozilla has issued security advisories announcing key updates to its Firefox browser and the Firefox Extended Support Release, both of which fixed vulnerabilities that the open-source developer labeled as critical.