Archive for August, 2012

Zero day exploit for version 1.7.06 of Java

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

On Monday, August 27, a zero day exploit was identified for version 1.7.06 of Java.  For those that don’t require it, the ideal solution would be to uninstall Java completely.  However, as I understand it, the EIS Compass application requires version 1.6.  That requires we consider the second best option which is make sure your […]

Advance notice of August Microsoft patches – to be released on August 14

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Microsoft has just sent their advance notice of the patches that are scheduled to be released on August 14, 2012.  There are a total of 9 patches to be released for August 2012. Five of the patches are designated as CRITICAL and the remaining four patches are designated as IMPORTANT. Exceptions are noted where applicable […]