Mozilla Security Update Fixes 7 Vulnerabilities

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This week, Mozilla patched seven vulnerabilities with the latest security update, available both with automatic updates and manual download from the company's website, for Firefox 1.5.0.10 and Firefox 2.0.0.2. The security update was originally slated...

Microsoft Patches 23 Vulnerabilities

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As part of its monthly security update cycle, Microsoft on Tuesday released a dozen security bulletins. Nine of them are tagged critical, the company's highest severity rating. The alerts give details of 20 flaws in...

Intel Patches Wireless Vulnerabilities

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Intel has issued patches for three vulnerabilities for its wireless hardware and software. Two problems affect certain versions of its Pro/Wireless Network Connection Hardware, part of its Centrino mobile platform, Intel said. The vulnerabilities lie...

Cisco Details Wireless LAN Vulnerabilities

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Cisco Wednesday revealed details on two vulnerabilities that could enable remote attackers to gain unauthorized administrative access to wireless LANs. The first affects Cisco's Wireless Control System (WCS), an application for managing lightweight access points...

Researchers Chart Leap in Mac Vulnerabilities

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The volume of security vulnerabilities discovered in Apple's Macintosh platform has increased significantly over the last several years, according to a new report released by McAfee's Avert Labs. The security software maker contends that...

Apple Fixes Java Vulnerabilities

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Apple has issued a security update to patch a potential vulnerability within Java affecting Mac OS X 10.4.5. A specially crafted application could bypass built-in security and allow access to system files by an intruder....

US-CERT Releases 2005 Year-End Index of Vulnerabilities

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The United States Computer EmergencyReadiness Team (US-CERT) has released it's 2005 year-end index of softwarevulnerabilities. This list includes vulnerabilities that were identifiedbetween January 2005 and December 2005 and covers all types of softwareincluding operating systems....

Microsoft to Patch Ten Vulnerabilities

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This coming Tuesday, Microsoft will release 10 security related updates in response to recently discovered vulnerabilities. The updates are part of Microsoft's shockingly stable monthly patch cycle. Out of the seven holes being...

Three New Internet Explorer Vulnerabilities

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Security outfit Secunia has news of further exploits for Microsoft's browser, Internet Explorer. Three new problems have come to light, all of them critical, and all of them having potential to do serious damage to...

Mozilla Software Vulnerabilities Revealed

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Mozilla Foundation browser users have been warned to be on the look-out for two new flaws in their browsers. SecurityFocus has released a security warning covering a series of problems affecting the browsers on a...

Microsoft Internet Explorer Two Vulnerabilities

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cyber flash has discovered two vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass a security feature in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and trick users into downloading malicious files. ...

Latest Linux Vulnerabilities Get Patches

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A series of recently announced security flaws open Linux and related technologies to attacks ranging from denials of service and local exploits to the potential for remote system compromise. Senior Linux developer Alan Cox announced...

Multiple Browser Vulnerabilities

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Secunia Research has discovered two vulnerabilities in Maxthon, which can be exploited by malicious web sites to obtain sensitive information and spoof dialog boxes. 1). Inactive tabs can launch dialog boxes so they...

libpng Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Several vulnerabilities exist in the libpng library, the most serious of which could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on an affected system. The Portable Network Graphics (PNG) image format is used as...

New worm targets two MS vulnerabilities

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Antivirus software companies are warning customers about a new e-mail worm that targets unpatched Microsoft Corp. Windows machines with either of two recently disclosed software vulnerabilities. The new worm, known as both "Plexus" and "Explet.A,"...

Vulnerabilities Found in Symantec Client Products

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Symantec has acknowledged several serious bugs in several of its client security products in both corporate and consumer editions. The problems, reported to Symantec Corp. by eEye Digital Security, involve several functions...

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A hat-trick of MS Office vulnerabilities

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Thanks to yashiro on BPN for this. :) Researchers at GreyMagic Software have uncovered three novel vulnerabilities provided by Microsoft Office Web Components (OWC), which can override security settings in Internet Explorer....

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