Adobe plugs 6 critical holes in Reader

Adobe plugs 6 critical holes in Reader

FRAMINGHAM (01/11/2012) - Adobe on Tuesday patched six vulnerabilities in the newest version of its popular Reader PDF viewer, making...

January 11th, 2012 Gregg Keizer

Hackers could reverse-engineer MS patches for DoS attacks

Hackers could reverse-engineer MS patches for DoS attacks

The security company Qualys this week demonstrated how to reverse-engineer a Microsoft patch in order to launch a denial-of-service attack...

August 25th, 2011 Jon Brodkin

Slow updates expose App Store users to security risks

Slow updates expose App Store users to security risks

Apple's Mac App Store puts users at risk because it's slow to update vulnerable software, a security researcher said Wednesday.Security...

May 19th, 2011 Gregg Keizer

Apple patches Pwn2Own, Comodo hack bugs

Apple patches Pwn2Own, Comodo hack bugs

Apple Inc. today patched bugs in iOS and Safari used at last month's Pwn2Own hacking contest by three teams of...

April 15th, 2011 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft bolsters Office 2003, 2007 security

Microsoft bolsters Office 2003, 2007 security

Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday beefed up security in Office 2003 and Office 2007 on Windows by adding a feature that...

April 15th, 2011 Gregg Keizer

Oracle to fix 73 security bugs next week

Oracle to fix 73 security bugs next week

Oracle Corp. plans to release a large number of security patches for its various software products next week, including six...

April 15th, 2011 Robert McMillan

Mozilla to skip CSRF bug patch in next Firefox update

Mozilla to skip CSRF bug patch in next Firefox update

Mozilla Corp. today said that it will ship security updates to Firefox 3.5 and Firefox 3.6 next Tuesday, ending a...

February 24th, 2011 Gregg Keizer

Microsoft fixes a security bug in its virus-scanner

Microsoft fixes a security bug in its virus-scanner

Microsoft Corp. has patched a bug in its malware scanning engine that could be used as a stepping stone for...

February 24th, 2011 Robert McMillan

SAP pushes out ‘significant’ patch update

SAP pushes out ‘significant’ patch update

SAP AG released a "significant number" of security patches for its Business Suite applications and NetWeaver middleware platform on Tuesday,...

December 16th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus