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By Nick Lewis Evaluate Jun 17, 2016

Why wasn't the Java serialization vulnerability patched?

An old Java serialization vulnerability has popped up again in PayPal's servers. Expert Nick Lewis explains how this vulnerability works and why it had not been patched. Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News May 10, 2016

May 2016 Patch Tuesday: IE zero-day patch tops the list

Microsoft's May 2016 Patch Tuesday takes aim at an IE zero-day vulnerability, which experts say is the top priority, as well as a couple server-side flaws to keep an eye on. Continue Reading


Jul 12, 2016

July Patch Tuesday plugs hole in .NET framework

Security analysts say an important bulletin to shut down a .NET framework vulnerability should get top patching priority on Windows Server systems. Continue Reading


News Jun 17, 2016

With June Patch Tuesday, users need a fix for the fix

Patch Tuesday usually relieves sys admins' headaches but the June edition handed out a few, as a patch designed to improve security for Group Policy actually took it away. Continue Reading


By Peter Loshin News Jun 15, 2016

SAP vulnerability, reported in 2010, finally patched

SAP vulnerability patched, finally: The Java flaw was originally patched in 2010 but became the subject of an unprecedented US-CERT alert in May. Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Mar 09, 2016

Crowdsourced vulnerability patching could save us all

Patching systems can be time-consuming and troublesome, so one expert suggests crowdsourced vulnerability patching to make the process faster and easier. Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Jul 12, 2016

July 2016 Patch Tuesday is more about Adobe Reader bugs than Microsoft

Adobe Reader bugs take center stage for the July 2016 Patch Tuesday, as Microsoft has a smaller bulletin list of fixes for its products. Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Apr 12, 2016

April 2016 Patch Tuesday: Badlock isn't a priority

Microsoft's April 2016 Patch Tuesday includes a patch for Badlock, a vulnerability which experts call "overhyped," but the most important patches may need extra care to apply. Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Jan 12, 2016

January 2016 Patch Tuesday: Address-spoofing patch starts the new year

Microsoft's January 2016 Patch Tuesday started the year with the IE end of life for older versions of the browser and an important address-spoofing patch. Continue Reading


By Eamon McCarthy Earls News Jan 14, 2016

Patch offered for breach in Juniper firewalls

This week, a patch becomes available for Juniper firewalls, analysts parse IT employment statistics for 2015 and Aruba deploys 802.11ac for the U.S. Army. Continue Reading