Tagged: privacy-amp-use

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GNU glibc Vulnerability

Original release date: February 17, 2016 GNU glibc contains a buffer overflow vulnerability in the DNS resolver. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. Users and administrators are encouraged to review Vulnerability Note VU#457759 and the glibc Project Notification for additional details and to refer to their respective Linux or Unix-based OS vendor for an appropriate patch

Oracle Releases Security Updates for Java 0

Oracle Releases Security Updates for Java

Original release date: February 08, 2016 Oracle has released security updates to address a vulnerability in Java SE versions 6, 7, and 8 for Windows. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system

FTC Announces Enhancements to IdentityTheft.gov 0

FTC Announces Enhancements to IdentityTheft.gov

Original release date: January 29, 2016 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has upgraded its IdentityTheft.gov site to provide improved help to victims of identity theft. Enhancements include more personalized response plans for consumers, automatic generation of documents to aid in recovery, and better integration of the site with the FTC’s consumer complaint system

Apple Releases Security Update for tvOS 0

Apple Releases Security Update for tvOS

Original release date: January 25, 2016 Apple has released a security update for tvOS to address multiple vulnerabilities. Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system.

Linux Kernel Vulnerability 0

Linux Kernel Vulnerability

Original release date: January 19, 2016 US-CERT is aware of a Linux kernel vulnerability affecting Linux PCs and servers and Android-based devices. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow an attacker to take control of an affected system

IRS Releases Ninth Security Tip 0

IRS Releases Ninth Security Tip

Original release date: January 19, 2016 The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has released the ninth in a series of tips intended to help the public protect personal and financial data online and at home. This tip describes new procedures taken by the IRS, state governments, and the tax industry to provide a safer, more secure filing environment for taxpayers. Recommendations include new password standards, security questions, out-of-band email verification, and a lockout feature

ISC Releases Security Updates 0

ISC Releases Security Updates

Original release date: January 12, 2016 Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) has released security updates to address a vulnerability in the ISC Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) software. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial-of-service condition

IRS Releases Eighth Security Tip 0

IRS Releases Eighth Security Tip

Original release date: January 11, 2016 The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has released the eighth in a series of tips intended to help the public protect personal and financial data online and at home.

Mozilla Releases Security Updates 0

Mozilla Releases Security Updates

Original release date: January 08, 2016 Mozilla has released security updates to address a vulnerability in Firefox. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information from an affected system.