Patches: What to Do, and How to Do It

If our objective is to establish an efficient flow of patching and correcting flaws, the first thing we should keep in mind is that patching systems is not the same as patching applications or services….

Microsoft Patch Tuesday – June 2017

Hello, welcome to this month’s blog on the Microsoft patch release. This month the vendor has released 94 vulnerabilities, 18 of which are rated Critical. As always, customers are advised to follow these security best…

How to patch Red Hat systems against SambaCry

A vulnerability involving a Linux package called Samba is making the rounds, and in the spirit of the Windows-based exploit known as WannaCry, this one is called SambaCry. Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems from version…