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Symantec Releases Security Advisories

May 9th, 2009 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Symantec has released three security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Symantec Alert Management System, Log Viewer, and Reporting Server. These vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, bypass security mechanisms, or leverage phishing attacks.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review the following Symantec Security Advisories and apply any necessary updates or workarounds to help mitigate the risks:

DarkFiber Consulting also encourages users to continue following the best practices provided in the advisories to minimize future 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.