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Vulnerability security patch for AirPort Base Stations

AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.6.7 and 7.7.7 is now available and addresses the following: AirPort Base Station Firmware Available for: AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule base stations with 802.11n; AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule base stations with 802.11ac Impact: A remote attacker may be able to cause arbitrary code execution […]

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Apple ending support for QuickTime for Windows and you should uninstall it

According to Trend Micro, Apple will no longer be providing security updates for QuickTime for Windows. The Department of Homeland Security’s U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team has issued an alert recommending Windows users to uninstall QuickTime 7 as new vulnerabilities have been discovered. Computers running QuickTime for Windows will continue to work after support ends. However, using unsupported software […]

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Opera added a free VPN to its browser

Web browser Opera has integrated a free and unlimited VPN into its software. We are the first major browser maker to integrate an unlimited and free VPN or virtual private network. Now, you don’t have to download VPN extensions or pay for VPN subscriptions to access blocked websites and to shield your browsing when on […]

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Time to update Adobe Flash, again! [Critical]

Adobe has issued an emergency update for its Flash media player. Today Adobe released the security bulletin APSB16-08, crediting Kaspersky Lab for reporting CVE-2016-1010. The vulnerability could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Kaspersky Lab researchers observed the usage of this vulnerability in a very limited number of targeted attacks. […]

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Locky Ransomware Is Spreading

Victims are usually sent via email a Microsoft Word document purporting to be an invoice that requires a macro, or a small application that does some function. Macros are disabled by default by Microsoft due to the security dangers. Users who encounter a macro see a warning if a document contains one. If macros are enabled, the […]

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