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Security News, Updates and Vulnerabilities, posted here from around the web. Including US-CERT Cyber Security Bulletin & Microsoft Technet

 

Mozilla Releases Security Updates for Firefox

Original release date: March 22, 2019 Mozilla has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Firefox. An attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Mozilla Security Advisories for Firefox 60.6.1  and Firefox 66.0.1 and apply […]

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Drupal Releases Security Updates

Original release date: March 20, 2019 Drupal has released security updates to address a vulnerability in Drupal Core. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Drupal Security Adisory and apply the necessary updates.   […]

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Cisco Releases Security Advisories for Multiple Products

Original release date: March 20, 2019 Cisco has released several security advisories to address vulnerabilities in multiple Cisco products. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.  The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the following Cisco Security Advisories and apply […]

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Mozilla Releases Security Updates for Firefox

Original release date: March 19, 2019 Mozilla has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Firefox and Firefox ESR. An attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Mozilla Security Advisories for Firefox ESR 60.6 […]

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Microsoft Ending Support for Windows 7

Original release date: March 19, 2019 All software products have a life-cycle. After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or support for PCs running the Windows 7 operating system. After this date, this product will no longer receive free: •         Technical support for any issues•         Software updates•         Security updates or fixes […]

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Now Available: Recording of Chinese Malicious Cyber Activity Briefing

Original release date: March 19, 2019 The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has posted the February 14, 2019, Awareness Briefing on Chinese Malicious Cyber Activity. This webinar provides background and mitigation techniques on Chinese malicious cyber activity targeting managed service providers (MSPs).    CISA encourages MSPs and their customers to view the February 14, […]

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New Zealand-Related Scams and Malware Campaigns

Original release date: March 15, 2019 In the wake of the recent New Zealand mosque shooting, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) advises users to watch out for possible malicious cyber activity seeking to capitalize on this tragic event. Users should exercise caution in handling emails related to the shooting, even if they appear […]

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Intel Releases Security Advisories on Multiple Products

Original release date: March 15, 2019 Intel has released security updates and recommendations to address vulnerabilities in multiple products. An attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Intel Product Security Center Advisories page, apply […]

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VMware Releases Security Updates for Workstation and Horizon

Original release date: March 15, 2019 VMware has released security updates to address vulnerabilities affecting Workstation 14 and 15, and Horizon 6 and 7. An attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.   The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review VMware Security […]

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Microsoft Releases Security Update for Azure Linux Guest Agent

Original release date: March 14, 2019 Microsoft has released an update to address a vulnerability in Azure Linux Guest Agent. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain access to sensitive information. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Microsoft Security Advisory and apply the necessary update. This […]

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