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Security assured as Mozilla and Adobe patches emerge
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Security assured as Mozilla and Adobe patches emerge

Nobel Trojan reined in and Shockwave calmed in latest updates.
28 Oct 2010
Adobe zero-day flaw code published
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Adobe zero-day flaw code published

A critical vulnerability for Adobe Shockwave Player has been discovered but no patch date has been confirmed.
22 Oct 2010
Apple patches security flaw in Snow Leopard
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Apple patches security flaw in Snow Leopard

The company releases a patch to prevent hackers accessing Mac users’ files.
21 Sep 2010
New Flash Player vulnerability under attack
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New Flash Player vulnerability under attack

Another Adobe exploit is lurking in the wild, it has been revealed.
14 Sep 2010
Adobe to fix critical flaws
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Adobe to fix critical flaws

Adobe has said it will be issuing fixes for some critical Reader and Acrobat vulnerabilities later this month.
6 Aug 2010
Microsoft issues emergency patch for shortcut loophole
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Microsoft issues emergency patch for shortcut loophole

The software giant has been forced to step out of its normal Patch Tuesday cycle to address a vulnerability leaving all Windows PCs open to attack.
2 Aug 2010
Adobe patch bypass found
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Adobe patch bypass found

The fix released last week has not entirely solved the flaws in Adobe Reader.
7 Jul 2010
Adobe brings forward critical patch
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Adobe brings forward critical patch

The company has reminded users the patch for Reader and Acrobat due next week will replace its quarterly update for July.
25 Jun 2010
Adobe to fix Flash flaw
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Adobe to fix Flash flaw

A fix is being rushed out this Thursday for the critical flaw found in Adobe’s Flash Player, with patches for Reader and Acrobat coming out before the…
9 Jun 2010
Microsoft to release two critical patches
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Microsoft to release two critical patches

Microsoft has confirmed two critical bulletins for next week’s patch Tuesday.
7 May 2010
Microsoft pulls ineffective server patch
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Microsoft pulls ineffective server patch

The patch doesn't fix the Windows 2000 Server problem 'effectively,' Microsoft said.
23 Apr 2010
Apple updates Snow Leopard, fixes 69 flaws
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Apple updates Snow Leopard, fixes 69 flaws

The latest version of Snow Leopard includes a wide-reaching set of security fixes for OS X 10.6 and 10.5 users.
30 Mar 2010
Microsoft issues out of band IE patch
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Microsoft issues out of band IE patch

Microsoft has rolled out a series of patches ahead of schedule for its Internet Explorer browser.
30 Mar 2010
Will there be an out-of-band update for latest IE flaw?
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Will there be an out-of-band update for latest IE flaw?

Microsoft has confirmed it is working on a fix for yet another flaw in Internet Explorer, however it is remaining cagey about the release date.
15 Mar 2010
Adobe fixes download manager flaw
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Adobe fixes download manager flaw

Adobe has issued a fix for a flaw in its Download Manager, after the vulnerability was highlighted in a researcher's blog.
24 Feb 2010
Adobe to patch critical flaws in Reader and Acrobat
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Adobe to patch critical flaws in Reader and Acrobat

Adobe will release a number of critical security patches today for both Windows and Mac users with Reader and Acrobat.
16 Feb 2010
Microsoft's out-of-band IE patch to arrive tonight
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Microsoft's out-of-band IE patch to arrive tonight

Microsoft has rushed out a patch for a flaw in Internet Explorer.
21 Jan 2010
Apple Snow Leopard patches a dozen security issues
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Apple Snow Leopard patches a dozen security issues

Apple has issued its first Mac OS X update of the new year, and has added Windows 7 support to Boot Camp too.
20 Jan 2010
Microsoft issues emergency patch for IE flaw
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Microsoft issues emergency patch for IE flaw

Microsoft is being forced to step in and patch up the hole at the centre of the battle between Google and China.
20 Jan 2010
One patch from Microsoft, more from Adobe and Oracle
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One patch from Microsoft, more from Adobe and Oracle

It's a slow security patching month from Microsoft, but Adobe has issued a fix for a critical, zero-day flaw, while Oracle gets in on the action, too.
14 Jan 2010
Adobe zero-day patch won't arrive until 12 January
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Adobe zero-day patch won't arrive until 12 January

A recently revealed security flaw in Adobe products won't be patched until mid-January to avoid delaying the firm's regular updates.
17 Dec 2009
IE flaw fixed for Microsoft’s last patches of 2009
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IE flaw fixed for Microsoft’s last patches of 2009

Next week sees a Microsoft security patch roll-out for Christmas.
4 Dec 2009
Satio patch out but Carphone still not selling
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Satio patch out but Carphone still not selling

Although Sony Ericsson has released new firmware to fix problems with its Satio handset, Carphone Warehouse has yet to put it back on the shelves.
3 Dec 2009
Safari flaws hit Windows as well as Macs
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Safari flaws hit Windows as well as Macs

Issues with the Safari browser are creating security holes in Microsoft systems, including Windows 7.
12 Nov 2009