Update all the things

  • Adobe released patches for Flash and Reader, fixing 56 vulnerabilities, most of which are remote code execution. One wonders if there is any original code left in those applications. link
  • Microsoft releases 53 fixes, 25 of them for remote code execution bugs: link.
    It includes a fix for a 17-year old bug that was found in an old Office tool, left in for backwards compatibility. More info on that here.
  • CouchDB has released updates containing critical fixes: link.
Dieter Van der Stock