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Microsoft Patch Tuesday updates for December 2018

Another month and another Patch Tuesday update from Microsoft. But this month, the buzz is all about a third-party patch from Adobe that addresses a zero-day vulnerability. This vulnerability (CVE-2018-15982) is rated critical since it’s being actively exploited …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday updates for November 2018

Microsoft just announced its Patch Tuesday updates for November, and this month’s list of patches comes with fixes for 64 vulnerabilities, 12 of which are rated critical. It also has patches for the ALPC elevation of privilege vulnerability, along …

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The Australian way of mitigating cybersecurity incidents

Many enterprises are actively building their IT security procedures to prevent the alarming number of cyberattacks businesses face today. According to the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) Threat Report 2017, 56 percent of self-reported incidents in the private sector …

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Are your systems still running an old Windows OS? It’s time to move to Windows 10

In less than 20 months, Windows 7 will reach end-of-life status, putting many administrators under a lot of pressure to get their systems up to date with the latest Windows OS. Microsoft will still offer support for Windows 7, but …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday updates for October 2018

It’s the second Tuesday of the month, which means it’s time for another round of Patch Tuesday updates from Microsoft. This month’s Patch Tuesday was highly anticipated for two reasons: 1) it was expected to provide a critical fix for …

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Top five enhancements of the Windows 10 October 2018 update

If you’re a tech enthusiast or just a Microsoft fan, you’re probably aware that Microsoft releases two major software updates a year for Windows. Windows 10 version 1809 was just released and is the second update of 2018. This comes …

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Tired of switching between multiple solutions to manage different device types?

Every enterprise dreams of managing and securing all of its endpoints, but that can get complicated with multiple device types, each running different operating systems. Having to purchase separate licenses for managing PCs and mobile devices can be confusing, expensive, …

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Upgrading to macOS Mojave? Here’s what to expect

Apple has finally released macOS 10.14, named Mojave after one of California’s three deserts. But why a desert? you may wonder. Some think the new name signifies the beauty of a desert at night as a subtle reference to Dark …

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Patch Tuesday updates for September 2018

Patch Tuesday updates for Sep 2018

The September edition of Patch Tuesday includes fixes from Microsoft for 61 security issues. Of these issues, three include zero-day vulnerabilities and 17 are marked as critical.

 Patch Tuesday updates for Microsoft products

 This month’s Patch Tuesday covers updates for …

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Patch Tuesday updates for August 2018

Last month’s edition of Patch Tuesday left many of us stranded since the patches it contained caused more trouble than the vulnerabilities they were intended to fix.  Situations like this often leave sysadmins with only two options: install the updates …

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