IT administrators may find they don’t have much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving with a disruptive Patch Tuesday headed their way. With six Microsoft bulletins, four of which are critical and some restarts required, along with a host of other issues, IT can expect a disruptive Patch Tuesday this month.
According to Paul Henry, security and forensic analyst at Lumension, it’s disappointing to see the critical bulletins impacting more than just legacy code as we’ve come to expect in recent months. These bulletins impact many current generation products and that’s concerning. Nothing is ever 100 percent secure and mistakes are made in software. But it’s still ugly to see. In this slideshow, Henry outlines, in the order of severity, what you can expect this patch Tuesday.
The top five areas exposing your sensitive data to risk and tips for minimizing security vulnerabilities. ... More >>
Spring signals a time for many to press pause on hectic schedules and enjoy a week of vacation, but basic cybersecurity processes and procedures still need to remain priorities. ... More >>
Advanced security hacking techniques known as ransomware attacks are on the rise, so it’s important that organizations be proactive in protecting against such attacks. ... More >>