Microsoft Releases Patch for Actively Exploited Windows Zero-Day Vulnerability – Tempemail

A day after Apple and Google rolled out urgent security updates, Microsoft has pushed software fixes as part of its monthly Patch Tuesday release cycle to plug 66 security holes affecting Windows and other components such as Azure, Office, BitLocker, and Visual Studio, including an actively exploited zero-day in its Continue Reading

Update Google Chrome to Patch 2 New Zero-Day Flaws Under Attack – Tempemail

Google on Monday released security updates for Chrome web browser to address a total of 11 security issues, two of which it says are actively exploited zero-days in the wild. Tracked as CVE-2021-30632 and CVE-2021-30633, the vulnerabilities concern an out of bounds write in V8 JavaScript engine and a use Continue Reading

Critical Auth Bypass Bug Affect NETGEAR Smart Switches — Patch and PoC Released – Tempemail

Networking, storage and security solutions provider Netgear on Friday issued patches to address three security vulnerabilities affecting its smart switches that could be abused by an adversary to gain full control of a vulnerable device. The flaws, which were discovered and reported to Netgear by Google security engineer Gynvael Coldwind, Continue Reading

Cisco Issues Patch for Critical Enterprise NFVIS Flaw — PoC Exploit Available – Tempemail

Cisco has patched a critical security vulnerability impacting its Enterprise Network Function Virtualization Infrastructure Software (NFVIS) that could be exploited by an attacker to take control of an affected system. Tracked as CVE-2021-34746, the weakness has been rated 9.8 out of a maximum of 10 on the Common Vulnerability Scoring Continue Reading

Critical Flaw Discovered in Cisco APIC for Switches — Patch Released – Tempemail

Cisco Systems on Wednesday issued patches to address a critical security vulnerability affecting the Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC) interface used in its Nexus 9000 Series Switches that could be potentially abused to read or write arbitrary files on a vulnerable system. Tracked as CVE-2021-1577 (CVSS score: 9.1), the issue Continue Reading

Microsoft Releases Windows Updates to Patch Actively Exploited Vulnerability – Tempemail

Microsoft on Tuesday rolled out security updates to address a total of 44 security issues affecting its software products and services, one of which it says is an actively exploited zero-day in the wild. The update, which is the smallest release since December 2019, squashes seven Critical and 37 Important Continue Reading

Apple Releases Urgent 0-Day Bug Patch for Mac, iPhone and iPad Devices – Tempemail

Apple on Monday rolled out an urgent security update for iOS, iPadOS, and macOS to address a zero-day flaw that it said may have been actively exploited, making it the thirteenth such vulnerability Apple has patched since the start of this year. The updates, which arrive less than a week Continue Reading

Update Your Chrome Browser to Patch New Zero‑Day Bug Exploited in the Wild – Tempemail

Google has pushed out a new security update to Chrome browser for Windows, Mac, and Linux with multiple fixes, including a zero-day that it says is being exploited in the wild. The latest patch resolves a total of eight issues, one of which concerns a type confusion issue in its Continue Reading

Update Your Windows PCs to Patch 117 New Flaws, Including 9 Zero-Days – Tempemail

Microsoft rolled out Patch Tuesday updates for the month of July with fixes for a total of 117 security vulnerabilities, including nine zero-day flaws, of which four are said to be under active attacks in the wild, potentially enabling an adversary to take control of affected systems. Of the 117 Continue Reading

Microsoft’s Emergency Patch Fails to Fully Fix PrintNightmare RCE Vulnerability – Tempemail

Even as Microsoft expanded patches for the so-called PrintNightmare vulnerability for Windows 10 version 1607, Windows Server 2012, and Windows Server 2016, it has come to light that the patch for the remote code execution exploit in the Windows Print Spooler service can be bypassed in certain scenarios, effectively defeating Continue Reading