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Mozilla Foundation Releases Firefox 3.0.11

July 2nd, 2009 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Mozilla Foundation has released Firefox 3.0.11 to address multiple vulnerabilities. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, mislead users, or obtain sensitive information. The Mozilla Foundation Security Advisories also indicate that many of these vulnerabilities also affect Thunderbird and SeaMonkey; however, updated versions of those packages are not currently available.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to review the Mozilla Foundation Security Advisories released on June 11, 2009 and apply any necessary updates or workarounds to help mitigate the risks.

Mozilla Foundation Releases Firefox 3.0.9

May 9th, 2009 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Mozilla Foundation has released Firefox 3.0.9 to address multiple vulnerabilities. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, leverage additional attacks, or obtain sensitive information. The Mozilla Foundation security advisories indicate that many of these vulnerabilities also affect SeaMonkey and Thunderbird.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review the Mozilla Foundation Security Advisories website for more information about the vulnerabilities and upgrade to Firefox 3.0.9 to help mitigate the risks.

VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2008-0016

October 6th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

VMware has released Security Advisory VMSA-2008-0016 to address multiple vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities affect VMware hosted products, VirtualCenter, ESX, and ESXi. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to operate with escalated privileges in a guest operating system, obtain sensitive information, bypass security restrictions, or cause a denial-of-service condition.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to review VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2008-0016 and apply any necessary updates to help mitigate the risks.