Tag: security

Upgrade to WordPress 3.4.2

WordPress 3.4.2 released today. I did a quick upgrade on my WordPress installations. It is a security update, so, do not wait. Fix some issues with older browsers in the administration area. Fix an issue where a theme may not preview correctly, or its screenshot may not be displayed. Improve plugin compatibility with the visual

Windows Updates 2012-08

Microsoft released his monthly updates every second Tuesday. Now it is August 2012 updates. Five critical updates. Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2722913) Vulnerability in Remote Desktop Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2723135) Vulnerabilities in Windows Networking Components Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2733594) Vulnerability in Windows Common Controls Could Allow Remote Code Execution

Notice from Burst.Net for Windows Server

Microsoft has critical vulnerability in the Remote Desktop Protocol. So, the Burst.net send me the email about it, as below. Recently, Microsoft published a security bulletin and recommended fix for a critical vulnerability in the Remote Desktop Protocol (CVE-2012-0002), which has the potential to impact all versions of Windows from XP through the most recent

Upgrade MovableType 5.13

It is a mandatory security updates. As 6A said: Movable Type 5.13, 5.07, and 4.38 were released as mandatory security updates. These updates resolve multiple vulnerabilities discovered in Movable Type 5.x and Movable Type 4.x. The vulnerabilities were found as a result of our internal security audit, except the one reported from Trustwave (TWSL2012-002). All

OpenSSH server Security Top 6

OpenSSH is very popular SSH server. Widely used on different Linux distribution. I used it for many years on my VPS server. It is easy to use, but security is the top issue for any server. Here is the top 6 security settings for Open SSH server. To make it safe and minimize the risk,

Disable your WiFi WPS, security vulnerability found

It is a big news yesterday. WiFi WPS security vulnerability found, major router makers affected Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS; originally Wi-Fi Simple Config) is a computing standard that attempts to allow easy establishment of a secure wireless home network, but has been shown to easily fall to brute-force attacks. vi wiki The router affected including:

Upgrade WZR-HP-G300NH to latest DD-WRT firmware

I have my WZR-HP-G30NH router running for more than 200 days without restart. As I mentioned I would upgrade the firmware to the latest one. I have already use DD-WRT firmware. The version on my router was v24-sp2(02/24/10) std build13977. I check the router database, the latest I can use is build14896. There are two

WordPress upgrade to 3.0.4

As Matt mentioned, it is a security update. You have to update your WordPress installation as soon as possible. I did it when I received the email and read the message from Matt. Version 3.0.4 of WordPress, available immediately through the update page in your dashboard or for download here, is a very important update