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Google Chrome 13.0.782.215 Released

Google Chrome 13.0.782.215 has been released for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The update includes fixes for 11 vulnerabilities, 10 of which are classified as high or critical.

References:
http://sites.google.com/a/chromium.org/dev/Home/chromium-security
http://www.google.com/chrome/index.html?hl=en&brand=CHMA&utm_campaign=en&utm_source=en-ha-na-us-bk&utm_medium=ha

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Mozilla Firefox 6.0 and 3.6.20 Released

Mozilla has released Firefox versions 6.0 and 3.6.20. These new versions fix several security-related memory corruption bugs (http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2011/mfsa2011-29.html).

Firefox version 5.x is now off support. You should be running only 3.6.x or 6.x in production now.

References:
http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/6.0/releasenotes/

http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/3.6.20/releasenotes/

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Adobe Shockwave Player Version 11.6.1.629 Released

Adobe has released Shockwave Player version 11.6.1.629 for Windows and Apple OS X. This update contains several security updates as outlined in the link below.

References:
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb11-19.html

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Adobe Flash Player 10.3.183.5 Released

Adobe has released version 10.3.183.5 of their Flash player product for Windows, Linux, Apple OS X, and Solaris. This update includes security fixes.

References:
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb11-21.html

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Volatility Framework 2.0 Released

Wow. This, in addition to MANDIANT’s recently released Redline tool, will amount to another devastating blow to HBGary Responder Pro sales and market share. How can you justify the $9000 USD cost for a Responder Pro license plus annual maintenance if one of these free tools works for the platforms you work on?

The following platforms are currently supported:
32bit Windows XP Service Pack 2 and 3
32bit Windows 2003 Server Service Pack 0, 1, 2
32bit Windows Vista Service Pack 0, 1, 2
32bit Windows 2008 Server Service Pack 1, 2 (there is no SP0)
32bit Windows 7 Service Pack 0, … Continue Reading

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Apple Quicktime Player 7.7 Released

Apple has released Quicktime Player 7.7 for Windows and Apple Mac OS X 10.5.8. Version 7.7 includes fixes for 13 security issues.

References:
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Aug/msg00000.html

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Google Chrome 13.0.782.107 Released

Google Chrome 13.0.782.107 has been released for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The update includes fixes for 30 vulnerabilities, 14 of which are classified as high.

References:
http://sites.google.com/a/chromium.org/dev/Home/chromium-security
http://www.google.com/chrome/index.html?hl=en&brand=CHMA&utm_campaign=en&utm_source=en-ha-na-us-bk&utm_medium=ha

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Twitter: twitter.com/sharpesecurity
Twitter (free enterprise vulnerability alert feed): twitter.com/patchmanagement

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