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Secunia Weekly Summary - Issue: 2010-35
From: InfoSec News <alerts () infosecnews org>
Date: Fri, 3 Sep 2010 01:28:05 -0500 (CDT)
The Secunia Weekly Advisory Summary
2010-08-26 - 2010-09-02
This week: 82 advisories
Table of Contents:
1.....................................................Word From Secunia
2....................................................This Week In Brief
3...............................This Weeks Top Ten Most Read Advisories
4..................................................This Week in Numbers
1) Word From Secunia:
Auto Update your Programs - Secunia PSI 2.0 Public Beta
We are happy to announce the immediate availability of the Secunia
Personal Software Inspector (PSI) 2.0 Beta.
Secunia PSI 2.0 Auto Updates: A flying start and interesting numbers!
The interest for the new Secunia PSI 2.0 Beta, released yesterday, has
been outright astonishing. After 24 hours, more than 6,500 security
conscious users already installed, scanned, and patched using the new
Secunia CSI 4.1 released - enhanced reporting, new features, and
integration with Secunia PSI
The Secunia CSI 4.1 is available for immediately download for existing
Secunia CSI 4.0 customers. If you're not yet a customer you can request
a trial account.
Secunia wins the 2010 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value
"Secunia’s penetration rate in the vulnerability research market is
directly attributable to its firm commitment towards enhancing the
value that customers derive from the company’s product and services,"
says Frost & Sullivan Industry Analyst Chris Rodriguez.
Download the complete research report by Frost & Sullivan at:
2) This Week in Brief:
Windows Applications Insecure Library Loading
The Official, Verified Secunia List:
The list is continuously updated as we confirm the vulnerability
reports so check back regularly too see if any of your apps are
A vulnerability has been discovered in Apple QuickTime, which can be
exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in RealPlayer, where one
has an unknown impact and others can be exploited by malicious people
to compromise a user's system.
3) This Weeks Top Ten Most Read Advisories:
For more information on how to receive alerts on these vulnerabilities,
subscribe to the Secunia business solutions:
1. [SA40907] Adobe Flash Player Multiple Vulnerabilities
2. [SA40766] Adobe Reader/Acrobat Multiple Vulnerabilities
3. [SA40729] QuickTime Player Streaming Debug Error Logging Buffer
4. [SA40917] Google Chrome Update for Flash Plugin
5. [SA37255] Sun Java JDK / JRE Multiple Vulnerabilities
6. [SA40870] Microsoft Windows win32k.sys Driver "CreateDIBPalette()"
7. [SA24314] Internet Explorer Charset Inheritance Cross-Site
8. [SA40034] Adobe Reader/Acrobat Multiple Vulnerabilities
9. [SA40936] Microsoft Windows Cinepak Codec Decompression
10. [SA40872] Microsoft .NET Framework / Silverlight Code Execution
4) This Week in Numbers
During the past week 82 Secunia Advisories have been released. All
Secunia customers have received immediate notification on the alerts
that affect their business.
This weeks Secunia Advisories had the following spread across platforms
and criticality ratings:
Windows : 40 Secunia Advisories
Unix/Linux : 21 Secunia Advisories
Other : 3 Secunia Advisories
Cross platform : 18 Secunia Advisories
Extremely Critical : 0 Secunia Advisories
Highly Critical : 32 Secunia Advisories
Moderately Critical : 16 Secunia Advisories
Less Critical : 32 Secunia Advisories
Not Critical : 2 Secunia Advisories
Secunia recommends that you verify all advisories you receive,
by clicking the link.
Secunia NEVER sends attached files with advisories.
Secunia does not advise people to install third party patches, only use
those supplied by the vendor.
Definitions: (Criticality, Where etc.)
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