Highlights and Updates

Microsoft Blocks Updates for Older Versions of Windows on New Processors

Friday, 21st April 2017
Microsoft has blocked computers running Windows 7 and 8.1 with new processors from receiving updates. 

Patched Word Flaw Used by Governments and Criminals

Friday, 21st April 2017
One of the vulnerabilities fixed in Microsoft's Patch Tuesday for April has been used by both governments and criminals.

SWIFT's New Fraud Prevention Tool

Friday, 21st April 2017
The service will also provide real-time alerts about messages that appear suspicious. 

Drupal Releases Security Updates

Thursday, 20th April 2017
Drupal has released an advisory to address a vulnerability in Drupal core 8.x versions prior to 8.2.8 and 8.3.1.

Cisco Releases Security Updates

Thursday, 20th April 2017
Cisco has released updates to address several high-impact vulnerabilities affecting multiple products. 

Mozilla Releases Security Updates

Thursday, 20th April 2017
Mozilla has released security updates to address a vulnerability in Firefox and Firefox ESR. 

Oracle Releases Security Bulletin

Wednesday, 19th April 2017
Oracle has released its Critical Patch Update for April 2017 to address 299 vulnerabilities across multiple products. 

VMware Releases Security Updates

Wednesday, 19th April 2017
VMware has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Unified Access Gateway, Horizon View, and Workstation. 

WordPress Sites Attacked Through Vulnerable Home Routers

Wednesday, 19th April 2017
Attackers are hijacking vulnerable home routers to launch attacks against WordPress sites. 

VMware Releases Security Updates

Tuesday, 18th April 2017
VMware has released security updates to address a vulnerability in vCenter Server.