11 December 2014

Alert Priority High

Microsoft and Adobe have released security updates to address vulnerabilities in their widely used products.

You should update your software as soon as possible to avoid attackers exploiting these vulnerabilities.

Microsoft released updates to address vulnerabilities in Exchange, Windows, Internet Explorer and Office, while Adobe’s updates covered Reader and Acrobat as well as Flash Player and ColdFusion.

Apple last week released updates to Safari to protect against a range of vulnerabilities.

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