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06 Aug 2017 The Critical Need to Patch Vulnerabilities ASAP (Slideshow) [65284]
CIO Insight, July 24th 2017

Karen A. Frenkel writes in CIO Insight, "A new report claims that by the time a vulnerability is disclosed, 80 percent of exploits already exist, but only 70 percent of vendor-provided patches are available. The analysis, conducted by the Aberdeen Group, is based on data provided by Verizon and was commissioned by McAfee.

Titled 'Cyber-Security: For Defenders, It's About Time,' the report states that the business impact from data breaches is the greatest at the beginning, when records are first compromised. 'That's logical, since attackers want to get in and out with the goods (or data) in as little time as possible,' the report states..."
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30 Jul 2017 Wireshark, World's Most Popular Network Protocol Analyzer, Gets New Release [65134]
Softpedia, July 20th 2017

Marius Nestor reports in Softpedia, "Wireshark, the world's most popular network protocol analyzer, an open-source and cross-platform network tool used for troubleshooting, development, analysis, and education purposes, has been updated today to version 2.2.8.

Wireshark 2.2.8 comes about one and a half months after the 2.2.7 release to patch security vulnerabilities that have been discovered in the application lately, including a WBMXL dissector infinite loop, an openSAFETY dissector memory exhaustion, an AMQP dissector crash, a DOCSIS infinite loop, and an MQ dissector crash..."
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21 Jul 2017 Oracle Patches 308 Vulnerabilities in July Critical Patch Update [65076]
eWeek, July 21st 2017

"The Oracle July Critical Patch Update is the largest ever for the technology giant, which fixed 308 flaws across its software portfolio...

No company has ever patched as many vulnerabilities in a single patch update as Oracle did this month. Oracle released its July Critical Patch Update (CPU) this week, fixing a staggering 308 vulnerabilities.

The previous record high for Oracle was April 2017, when the company fixed 299 vulnerabilities across its software portfolio. To date in 2017, Oracle's quarterly CPU has patched a total of 878 vulnerabilities..."
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20 Jul 2017 Wireshark, World's Most Popular Network Protocol Analyzer, Gets New Release [65022]
Softpedia, July 20th 2017

"Wireshark, the world's most popular network protocol analyzer, an open-source and cross-platform network tool used for troubleshooting, development, analysis, and education purposes, has been updated today to version 2.2.8.

Wireshark 2.2.8 comes about one and a half months after the 2.2.7 release to patch security vulnerabilities that have been discovered in the application lately, including a WBMXL dissector infinite loop, an openSAFETY dissector memory exhaustion, an AMQP dissector crash, a DOCSIS infinite loop, and an MQ dissector crash..."
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10 Jul 2017 Monday Spotlight: Reduce Your Security Vulnerabilities Without Disrupting Operations [64912]
By Zeynep Koch

Zeynep blogs, "With security breaches on the rise and as more customers adopt emerging container technologies for the cloud, the ability to patch systems with critical security errata without downtime has become more crucial than ever. Attend this webcast to learn how Ksplice is the only solution that can deliver zero-downtime patching for your core infrastructure, in both kernel and user space, for your traditional workloads as well as your cloud..."
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