Tag Archives: Patches

July Android Security Update – Daily Security Byte EP. 285

If you use Android devices, it’s time to update. Google released an Android update that fixes hundreds of vulnerabilities, including the Qualcomm chipset flaw that has been in the news lately. Watch today’s video to learn more, and update your Android device when you can. Also, check out Marc Laliberte’s post to learn about HummingBad, a prolific malware variant that’s affecting Android users.

(Episode Runtime: 1:55

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4B7E8qfbFM

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Critical Symantec AV Flaws – Daily Security Byte EP. 282

Tavis Ormanday, a well-known security engineer for Google, disclosed a number of critical vulnerabilities in some of Symantec’s endpoint security products. If you use Symantec or Norton’s antivirus (AV), watch the video below to learn how bad these flaws are, and where to find the updates. You can also stick around to hear what I think about vulnerabilities in security products in general. 

(Episode Runtime: 7:13

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWr_U2iH7-E

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Flash 0day and MS Patch Day – Daily Security Byte EP. 273

The second Tuesday of each month is infamously known as Microsoft Patch Day by IT pros. However, this month Adobe’s security news trumps Microsoft’s. Watch today’s video to learn why you should update Flash before your Microsoft products, but also why you shouldn’t skimp on the Microsoft patches either.

(Episode Runtime: 2:59

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPo6vF9vrCU

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Apple’s May Updates – Daily Security Byte EP. 263

It time to update your OS X software before hackers take a bite out of your Apple. This week, Apple released five software updates fixing security flaws in many of their most popular operating systems and products. Watch the “traveling edition” of my Daily Security Byte for the details. 

(Episode Runtime: 1:33)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRI7-CxTtRw

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

May Day, May Day, Patch Day – Daily Security Byte EP. 261

Do you want to stay safe online? Then you need to keep your patches up-to-date since most Internet exploits target old flaws. Tuesday’s Byte video covers Microsoft and Adobe’s security bulletins for May. Watch below, but more importantly, go update.

(Episode Runtime: 2:38)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tbmSGgL3TzY

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Oracle and Cisco Patches – Daily Security Byte EP. 251

In today’s quick Security Byte video, I cover the Oracle and Cisco patches that have come out over the past few days. If you use products from either company, watch the video for highlights, and check the links below.

(Episode Runtime: 2:20)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uIc7UrapLus

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Remove QuickTime for Windows – Daily Security Byte EP. 248

Trend Micro researchers found two serious vulnerabilities in Quicktime for Windows. Normally I’d tell you to patch, but instead I’m suggestion you remove. Watch today’s video to find out why.

(Episode Runtime: 1:36)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JmCwViLPuM

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

April Patch Day 2016 – Daily Security Byte EP. 247

Microsoft and Adobe have delivered a fresh batch of security updates for April. If you use products from either vendor, watch today’s short Security Byte to get a summary of the updates, and more importantly, follow the links below to get your patches.

(Episode Runtime: 2:00)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r95SPareQU4

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Apple Patches iMessage and More – Daily Security Byte EP. 236

Today, Apple released security updates for all their operating systems, Safari, and Xcode. The updates fix many vulnerabilities, including a number of remote code execution flaws, and some cryptography issues with iMessage. Watch today’s video to learn more, and be sure to download the updates if you use Apple software.

(Episode Runtime: 2:29)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZdrxbfygTrk

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Flash 0day & Patches – Daily Security Byte EP. 229

Frankly, I’m a bit sick of talking about patches and security updates after focusing on them for the last two days. However, so many important security updates got released today that I have to cover them for a third day in a row. If you use Adobe Flash, Microsoft products, Firefox, or a Cisco cable modem, watch today’s video to learn about these important patches, including one that fixes a zero day flaw.

Show Note: Please excuse the irritating audio pops. I have since replaced the defective mic.

(Episode Runtime: 2:37)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6LDgnICKE-Y

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

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