Patches: Archive: February 2012 

Google Patches Chrome 17

One week after its stable release, the new browser receives fixes for a dozen security flaws.

Oracle Patches 14 Vulnerabilities with Java SE Update

The flaws could allow an attacker to install malicious code on a victim's PC.

Adobe Patches Flash Player Security Flaws

The emergency update patches seven vulnerabilities.

Adobe Patches Critical Shockwave Vulnerabilities

The flaws affect Adobe Shockwave Player 11.6.3.633 and earlier, for both Mac and Windows.

Microsoft's Patch Tuesday Valentine: 21 Fixed Security Bugs

February Patch Tuesday delivers nine security bulletins fixing at least 21 security vulnerabilities, four rated as critical.

Google Chrome 17 Improves Security

The new browser release advances the Safe Browsing API and fixes at least 20 security flaws.

Flash Player Sandbox Comes to Firefox

Adobe debuts new beta Flash Player with security sandbox for Firefox. Will it make the web more secure?

RealPlayer 15.02.71 Patches Critical Flaws

The update addresses seven remote code execution vulnerabilities.

Oracle Patches Security Flaw Affecting Three Products

A remote user could exploit the vulnerability to affect a system's availability.