Google Chrome drops support for early Intel Macs

Google is rolling out Chrome browser version 39 to OS X users. This brings a big change – a shift from 32-bit to full and exclusive 64-bit support. By switching Chrome to 64-bit, Google hopes that it will be faster and use less memory. The update also patches over 40 vulnerabilities. But there is a […]

Critical Vulnerabilities Fixed With Release of Docker 1.3.2

If you’re using Docker, the open source platform for building, shipping and running distributed applications on almost any platform, be sure to update to the latest version (v1.3.2), as all previous ones sport a critical bug that can be misused by an attacker to gain elevated privileges execute malicious code remotely. The update was released […]

Siemens Fixes Critical Vulnerabilities in WinCC SCADA Products

Siemens has released software updates to address two critical vulnerabilities in its SIMATIC WinCC supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system, one of which could be exploited remotely by an unauthenticated attacker. The German industrial products giant has also released software updates for WinCC, PCS 7 and TIA Portal products, and said that it is […]

Apple iOS 8.1.1 Fixes Several Code-Execution Flaws

Apple has patched 10 vulnerabilities in iOS, including a pair of bugs that allowed arbitrary code execution and one that enables an attacker to run random binaries on a target device. The patches come in iOS 8.1.1, a small update to the company’s mobile operating system. There are several serious vulnerabilities fixed in this release, […]