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Security Fix: July 2, 2006 - July 8, 2006

Macromedia Flash Update Prompts an SF Rant

A newly released version of Adobe's Macromedia Flash Player fixes at least two security flaws in the program that more than 200 million people have installed on their computers. Security vendor Fortinet released two advisories calling attention to the vulnerabilities,...

By Brian Krebs  |  July 7, 2006; 11:35 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (29)
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Seven Security Updates From Microsoft Next Week

Next Tuesday is shaping up to be another busy one for computer and network administrators responsible for keeping hordes of machines updated with the latest Windows security patches from Microsoft. Redmond said today it plans to issue at least seven...

By Brian Krebs  |  July 6, 2006; 2:02 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Microsoft to End Patches for Windows 98 & WinME

The Washington Post on Saturday ran a story I wrote about Microsoft ending support for Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition (SE), and Windows Millennium (ME), pointing out that after July 11, Microsoft will no longer ship software security patches...

By Brian Krebs  |  July 4, 2006; 3:38 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (39)
 
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