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Oracle Releases April 2015 Security Advisory

Original release date: April 15, 2015 Oracle has released security fixes to address 98 vulnerabilities as part of its quarterly Critical Patch Update. Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. User and administrators are encouraged to review the Oracle April 2015 Critical Patch Update and apply the necessary updates

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TA15-105A: Simda Botnet

Original release date: April 15, 2015 Systems Affected Microsoft Windows Overview The Simda botnet – a network of computers infected with self-propagating malware – has compromised more than 770,000 computers worldwide [ 1 ]. The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS), in collaboration with Interpol and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), has released this Technical Alert to provide further information about the Simda botnet, along with prevention and mitigation recommendations

Adobe Releases Security Updates for Flash Player, ColdFusion and Flex 0

Adobe Releases Security Updates for Flash Player, ColdFusion and Flex

Original release date: April 15, 2015 Adobe has released three security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in Flash Player, ColdFusion, and Flex. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system, or lead to a reflected cross-site scripting attack. Users and administrators are encouraged to review Adobe Security Bulletins APSB15-06 , APSB15-07 , and APSB15-08  and apply the necessary updates

Apple Releases Security Updates for OS X, iOS, Safari, and Apple TV 0

Apple Releases Security Updates for OS X, iOS, Safari, and Apple TV

Original release date: April 08, 2015 Apple has released security updates for OS X, iOS, Safari, and Apple TV to address multiple vulnerabilities. Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of the affected system. Available updates include: OS X Yosemite v10.10.3 and Security Update 2015-004 for OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.5, OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, and OS X Yosemite v10.10 to v10.10.2 iOS 8.3 for iPhones 4s and later, iPod touch 5th generation and later, and iPad 2 and later Safari 8.0.5, Safari 7.1.5, and Safari 6.2.5 for OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.5, OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, and OS X Yosemite v10.10.2 Apple TV 7.2 for Apple TV 3rd generation and later US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Apple security updates HT204659 , HT204661 , HT204658 , and HT204662 , and apply the necessary updates.

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Installer Hijacking Vulnerability in Android Devices

Original release date: March 24, 2015 A vulnerability in Google’s Android OS has been discovered that could allow an attacker to change or replace a seemingly safe Android application with malware during installation. An attacker exploiting this vulnerability could access and steal user data on compromised devices without user knowledge

Apple Releases Security Update for OS X Yosemite 0

Apple Releases Security Update for OS X Yosemite

Original release date: March 20, 2015 Apple has released Security Update 2015-003 for OS X Yosemite v10.10.2 to address multiple vulnerabilities. Exploitation of one of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system.

Mozilla Releases Security Updates for Firefox, Firefox ESR, and SeaMonkey 0

Mozilla Releases Security Updates for Firefox, Firefox ESR, and SeaMonkey

Original release date: March 20, 2015 The Mozilla Foundation has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Firefox, Firefox ESR, and SeaMonkey. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. Available updates include: Firefox 36.0.3 Firefox ESR 31.5.2 SeaMonkey 2.33.1 Users and administrators are encouraged to review the Security Advisories for Firefox , Firefox ESR , and SeaMonkey and apply the necessary updates.