Archive for January, 2014

Advance notice of January 2014 Microsoft patches – to be released on January 14.

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Microsoft has just provided advance notice of the patches that are scheduled to be released on January 14. The information is available at – http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms14-jan.   In just about all respects, its a light month. There are only four patches to be released. None of the four patches are classified as CRITICAL.  All of the […]

OS-X versions prior to 10.9 possibly no longer receiving updates

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

According to the URL below, Macintosh systems prior to OS-X version 10.9 are no longer receiving security updates. Please begin the effort now of identifying these systems for their replacement/upgrade. http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2014/01/09/82-of-enterprise-mac-users-not-getting-security-updates/ 82% of enterprise Mac users not getting security updates Last week I saw a post by Computerworld journalist Gregg Keizer about the fragmentation of […]