Patches: Archive: December 2011 

Siemens to Patch ICS Security Vulnerabilities

The company plans to release patches for the flaws in January.

phpMyAdmin Update Patches Two Security Flaws

Version 3.4.9 patches vulnerabilities that could be exploited for XSS attacks.

VLC Media Player 1.1.13 Patches Security Flaw

The update patches a vulnerability that could be exploited to compromise a victim's system.

Adobe Patches Reader, Acrobat Security Flaws

Both vulnerabilities are being actively exploited.

Critical Security Flaw Patched in TYPO3 CMS

According to the developer team, the vulnerability is already being exploited on a large scale.

Pidgin 2.10.1 Patches Security Vulnerabilities

The new version addresses four denial of service flaws.

The Exploit That Didn't Happen

Is it becoming more difficult for hackers to exploit software vulnerabilities?

Adobe Patches ColdFusion Security Flaws

The vulnerabilities could lead to a cross-site scripting attack.

Winamp Update Patches Three Security Flaws

The vulnerabilities were discovered by Secunia's Dmitriy Pletnev and independent researcher Hossein Lotfi.

Microsoft Patches Duqu, Leaves BEAST

Final Patch Tuesday release of 2011 tackles 13 bulletins, three rated as critical.

Foxit Reader 5 Gets Security Update

Version 5.1.3 patches a highly critical vulnerability.

Adobe Patches Flex Security Vulnerability

The company has released an update to patch a flaw that could enable cross-site scripting attacks.