Patches: Archive: October 2011 

QuickTime 7.7.1 Patches 12 Security Flaws

Ten of the vulnerabilities could lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution, according to Apple.

Google Sanitizes Chrome 15 for Memory Flaws

In one of its largest security payouts ever, Google pays over $26,000 in bounties to security researchers.

Adobe Patches Clickjacking Flash Vulnerability

No user action or Flash Player update is required to fix the problem.

Oracle Patches 76 Security Flaws

Twenty of the vulnerabilities are in Java SE, 19 of which can be exploited remotely without authentication.

Apple Patches 96 Security Flaws with iOS 5

The update includes 69 security fixes for WebKit alone.

Microsoft Fixes 23 Bugs, Report Examines 'Zero-Days'

Microsoft patches October's bugs, plus it releases its latest Security Intelligence Report.

iTunes for Windows Updated to Patch Security Flaws

The update patches a total of 79 vulnerabilities.

VLC Media Player Gets Security Update

Version 1.1.12 patches a vulnerability that could be exploited by an attacker to crash the server process.

Two 'Critical' Patches Coming Tuesday

Microsoft plans to fix 23 bugs on Patch Tuesday, two of them critical.

Microsoft to Fix 23 Vulnerabilities on Patch Tuesday

Eight updates to patch 23 security flaws will be released on Tuesday, October 11.

VMware Gets Security Updates

The updates patch a vulnerability that could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code.