Patches: Archive: January 2012 

Samba Gets Security Update

Version 3.6.3 patches a flaw that could be exploited to cause a denial of service.

Oracle Patches 78 Security Flaws

The first Critical Patch Update of 2012 tackles a long list of issues, but only two patches apply to Oracle's namesake database.

Oracle to Patch 78 Security Flaws

Twenty-seven of the vulnerabilities are in the MySQL database.

PHP Gets Security Update to Patch DoS Vulnerabilities

Version 5.3.9 patches two security flaws.

Microsoft Patches SSL BEAST

In the first Patch Tuesday of 2012, Microsoft fixes an old issue and warns about a new security bypass risk.

Security Flaw Patched in WordPress 3.3.1

The new release fixes a cross-site scripting vulnerability.