Archive for category Patches

Multiple Vulnerabilities Released Today.

Several important vulnerabilities in Microsoft products, including Windows, Office, .NET, Internet Explorer, were released today along with patch information. They are:

Vulnerabilities in .NET Framework Could Allow Remote Code Execution (MS14-057)
Vulnerabilities in Kernel-Mode Driver Could Allow Remote Code Execution (MS14-058)
Vulnerability in Microsoft Word and Office Web Apps Could Allow Remote Code Execution (MS14-061)
Cumulative Security Update for [...]

Microsoft Security Advisory

Microsoft has announced security advisory 2934088 for Internet Explorer 9 & 10 -
An attacker could host a specially crafted website that is designed to exploit this vulnerability through Internet Explorer and then convince a user to view the website.
You should apply the Fix it solution provided by Microsoft as soon as possible to [...]

Macintosh OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) Update & SecureDoc

Apple has released the next version of OS X, 10.9 (Mavericks). If you have SecureDoc encryption software installed on a University owned Macintosh Computer, do not install this update until OIT announces support for it.  The SecureDoc software as well as other OIT supported application software have not been tested for compatibility with OS X [...]

October 2013 Updates

Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat XI (11.0.04) for Windows.  These updates address a regression that occurred in version 11.0.04 affecting Javascript security controls.
MS13-080: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2879017) – Critical
MS13-081: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2870008) – Critical
MS13-082: Vulnerabilities in .NET [...]

Mac OS X 10.8.5 Released

Mac users aren’t being left out of the patch cycle this month – Apple has just released update 10.8.5 and Security Update 2013-004.  If you are using a UTA issued Mac that is running WinMagic SecureDoc (full disk encryption), you should NOT perform any updates until compatibility has been tested by OIT and the ISO.
The [...]