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Oracle Releases Critical Patch for October 2010

October 23rd, 2010 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Oracle has released its Critical Patch Update for October 2010 to address 85 vulnerabilities across multiple products. This update contains the following security fixes:

  • 7 for Oracle Database Server
  • 8 for Oracle Fusion Middleware
  • 1 for Oracle Enterprise Manager Grid Control
  • 6 for Oracle E-Business Suite
  • 2 for Oracle Supply Chain Products Suite
  • 21 for Oracle PeopleSoft and JDEdwards Suite
  • 4 for Oracle Siebel Suite
  • 1 for Oracle Primavera Products Suite
  • 26 for Oracle Sun Products Suite
  • 5 for Oracle Open Office Suite
  • 4 for Oracle VM

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review the October 2010 Critical Patch Update and apply any necessary updates to help mitigate the risks.

Mozilla Releases Updates to Address Vulnerabilities in Multiple Products

November 13th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Mozilla has released Firefox 2.0.0.18, Firefox 3.0.4, and SeaMonkey 1.1.13 to address multiple vulnerabilities. The impacts of these vulnerabilities include arbitrary code execution, privilege escalation, security bypass, cross-site scripting, denial of service, and information disclosure. As described in the Mozilla Foundation security advisories, some of these vulnerabilities may also affect Thunderbird.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to review the Mozilla Foundation security advisories and apply any necessary updates to help mitigate the risks.

Oracle Critical Patch Update Pre-Release Announcement for July

July 14th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Oracle has issued a Critical Patch Update Pre-Release Announcement indicating that its July release cycle will contain 45 security fixes for multiple products including Oracle Database, TimesTen In-Memory Database, Application Server, E-Business Suite, Enterprise, PeopleSoft Enterprise and BEA. Release of these updates is scheduled for Tuesday, July 15.

DarkFiber Consulting will provide additional information as it becomes available.