• Patches, Patches and More Patches!

    Posted on December 14, 2018 by in News, Security

    At least three companies released software patches this week: Google for Chrome, Microsoft and Adobe.

    Adobe today released patches for 87 vulnerabilities affecting its Acrobat and Reader software products for both macOS and Windows operating systems, of which 39 are rated as critical and 48 important in severity.

    Adobe’s Patch

    Microsoft today, on its year-end December Patch Tuesday, released security updates to patch a total 39 vulnerabilities its Windows operating systems and applications—10 of which are rated as critical and other important in severity.

    Microsoft’s Patch

    A vulnerability has been discovered in Google Chrome, which could allow for arbitrary code execution. Google Chrome is a web browser used to access the Internet. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code in the context of the browser.

    Google’s Chrome Patch

    Make sure you keep your computer updated.