Archive for January, 2012

Vulnerabilities in Symantec pc-Anywhere

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Several severe vulnerabilities have recently been identified in Symantec pcAnywhere. Please see the following link for details. Security Advisories Relating to Symantec Products – Symantec pcAnywhere Remote Code Execution, Local Access File Tampering   Update – February 1 In the URL below, Symantec has recently rescinded its recommendation to discontinue use of all versions […]

Advance notice of January Microsoft patches for Windows OSs and Applications

Thursday, January 5th, 2012

Microsoft has just sent their advance notice of the patches that are scheduled to be released on Tuesday, January 10.  There are a total of seven patches to be released for January.  All but one of the patches apply to Windows Workstation and Server Operating Systems. The one exception applies to Microsoft Developer Tools and […]

Out of Band patch issued for ASP.NET implementations

Monday, January 2nd, 2012

On Thursday, December 29, Microsoft released an out of band patch to address a vulnerability identified in ASP.NET applications. If exploited, the vulnerability will cause a denial of service event. If you have ASP.NET applications on your webserver, it is recommended that this patch be applied as soon as possible. Please see details at the […]