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Patches Tuesday: Microsoft introduced 59 security fixes

The Patch Tuesday in October 2019 was smaller than the previous ones. This time not a single zero-day vulnerability has been fixed. October 9 – Comss.ru, Operating Systems. Microsoft has released regular security updates, which this time turned out to be relatively minor. For more than a year, the company fixed monthly zero-day exploits and […]

Microsoft Releases Mandatory Security Update KB4524147 for Windows 10

Security Update KB4524147 for Windows 10, versions 1903 and 1909, includes Internet Explorer Vulnerability Fix (CVE-2019-1367) and fixes a printing problem that some users have encountered Update KB4524147 (Build 18362.388) for Windows 10, version 1903 is available for automatic installation through Windows Update. You can also download the update from the Microsoft Update Catalog and […]

Latest Cumulative Updates for Windows 10 Cause Printer Problems

Microsoft acknowledged that installing the September Cumulative Updates, including KB4522016 (Build 18362.357) for Windows 10 (version 1903), causes printer printing to fail. In some cases, trying to print again or rebooting the device avoids the problem. Microsoft has confirmed a new issue in Windows 10 related to the latest cumulative updates, including KB4522016 (Build 18362.357) […]

Microsoft has released security updates: fixed vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer and Windows Defender

Microsoft has released emergency snap-in security updates for Windows and Windows Server that fix two critical security issues: Internet Explorer Zero Day Vulnerability (CVE-2019-1367) and Microsoft Defender Vulnerability (CVE-2019-1255) Microsoft has released an emergency emergency security update that fixes two critical security issues: a remote day vulnerability in the Internet Explorer scripting engine that has […]

Microsoft fixed two zero-day vulnerabilities of 80 security fixes

Next Tuesday, Microsoft introduced 80 security patches, including 17 patches for critical errors On September 10th, as part of its monthly security update release, Microsoft published 80 hotfixes for 15 of its products and services.. Among the 80 resolved problems, two have the status of zero-day vulnerabilities. At the time of the release of the […]

KB4516115 – Windows System Security Update for Adobe Flash Player

Security update KB4516115, released on September 10, 2019, fixes vulnerabilities in the Adobe Flash Player plugin installed on supported systems, including Windows 10 and Windows 8.1 Update KB4516115 available for Windows 10 (version 1903), Windows 10 (version 1809), Windows 10 (version 1803), Windows 10 (version 1709), Windows 10 (version 1703), Windows 10 (version 1607), Windows […]

Windows 7 users must install KB4474419 and KB4490628 in order to receive updates

Microsoft has released updates KB4474419, KB4490628, and KB4484071 for Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, and WSUS 3.0, which add support for processing SHA-2 updates Previously, all updates were delivered using SHA-1 and SHA-2. The SHA-1 hash algorithm has a number of known shortcomings, and Microsoft plans to abandon SHA-1 and completely switch to the improved […]

Microsoft fixed 96 security vulnerabilities

Microsoft исправила 96 уязвимостей безопасности Traditionally, on the second Tuesday of the month, August 13, 2019, Microsoft released security updates, which are recommended to be installed by all Windows users and administrators as soon as possible. On August Patch Tuesday, Microsoft published two security bulletins and patches for 94 vulnerabilities, 26 of which are classified […]

Microsoft added telemetry files to security updates and aroused skeptics

This month, security updates for Windows 7 received a built-in telemetry and compatibility component that some skeptical users didn’t like right away. Traditionally, on Tuesday Patch (Patch Tuesday), on July 9, Microsoft released several security updates and patches for Windows 7. However, this time one of the service packs came with a “surprise” from Redmond. […]

Updates for Intel firmware for Windows 10. Protection against attacks MDS

Microsoft has released Intel firmware updates for all supported versions of Windows 10 that protect against attacks that exploit Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) vulnerabilities On May 14, 2019, Intel uncovered a new vulnerability group in its processors, which it calls “microarchitectural data sampling” – “Microarchitectural Data Sampling” (MDS) or ZombieLoad. Vulnerabilities are associated with speculative […]

Tuesday Patch: Microsoft fixed 88 security vulnerabilities

In June, Microsoft managed to fix a total of 88 security vulnerabilities in its products with monthly updates, 21 of which were flagged as critical. Of the 21 critical issues, 17 vulnerabilities affect scripting engines and browsers (Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge), so users are advised to update their devices as soon as possible, especially […]