Archive | May 11, 2016

Microsoft releases 16 Security Updates

Included in these updates are patches for 8 vulnerabilities labeled as critical because they allow an attacker to perform remote code execution on the vulnerable product.

All users should immediately run Windows update and install these security updates as soon as possible

Adobe releases Updates for Reader, Acrobat, Coldfusion, Releases advisory for Flash


Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Acrobat and Reader resolving 92 security vulnerabilities. The Coldfusion update patches 3 vulnerabilities that could lead to cross-site scripting attacks or Java deserialization.  In addition to these updates Adobe also released an advisory for a critical vulnerability (CVE-2016-4117) in Adobe Flash that could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.  This vulnerability affects all users of Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions.