Oracle Updates Java, Patches 42 Vulnerabilities
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 18, 2013
Java will now require code-signing certificates.
Tags: Java, Oracle, security update, vulnerabilities
Microsoft, Adobe Plan Critical Patch Tuesday Security Updates
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 13, 2012
Adobe will release updates for Reader and Acrobat X; Microsoft will release nine security bulletins for various software.
Tags: SQL, Windows, Microsoft, Internet Explorer, Office, Security Advisory, Adobe, Exchange, Acrobat, vulnerabilities, updates, Reader, server software, development tools
Oracle to Release 88 Security Fixes Next Week
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published July 13, 2012
The patches will address vulnerabilities in Oracle databases, Fusion Middleware, MySQL, Siebel CRM, PeopleSoft and other applications.
Tags: MySQL, database, Oracle, security, bugs, Solaris, patch, vulnerabilities, Fusion Middleware, Glassfish, Siebel CRM
Website Vulnerabilities Fall, But Hackers Become More Skilled
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published April 17, 2012
A survey finds that the average website has 148 security vulnerabilities.
Tags: website, security, hackers, vulnerabilities
Apple Patches Record Number of Safari 5 Bugs with Monster Update
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published March 13, 2012
A new patch for the browser fixes 83 security vulnerabilities, 72 of them rated "critical."
Tags: security, Apple, browser, Safari, patch, vulnerabilities
Google Chrome the First Browser Hacked at Pwn2Own 2012
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published March 08, 2012
Hackers praise the browser as the "most secure."
Tags: Google Chrome, vulnerabilities, hacked
Microsoft, IBM Report Fewer Critical Vulnerabilities, Exploits
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published December 16, 2011
Critical vulnerabilities in Microsoft software drop to their lowest point in six years.
Tags: security, vulnerabilities
Microsoft Plans 20 Patches Next Week, Will Fix Duqu and BEAST Bugs
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published December 09, 2011
December's Patch Tuesday will see the release of 14 security bulletins.
Tags: Patch Tuesday, vulnerabilities
Google, Oracle Surpass Microsoft in Vulnerabilities, Study Shows
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published November 16, 2011
A new report also says that targeted attacks are becoming more common.
Tags: vulnerabilities, APT
Duqu Exploited Zero-Day Vulnerability in Microsoft Windows Kernel
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published November 02, 2011
The newly discovered Trojan is installed via an infected Microsoft Word document.
Adobe Patches Zero-Day Flash Bug
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published September 22, 2011
The company released an update to address six vulnerabilities, including a cross-site scripting flaw that hackers are already exploiting.
Tags: Flash, vulnerabilities