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VMware vMA Security Advisory VMSA-2012-0010 - http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0010.html

Technical Analysis of Flash Player CVE-2012-0779

Published: 2012-05-25
Last Updated: 2012-05-25 14:39:37 UTC
by Guy Bruneau (Version: 1)
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Microsoft Malware Protection Center (MMPC) posted a technical analysis of malware targeting an Adobe Flash Player (CVE-2012-0779) vulnerability to which Adobe released a critical patch update earlier this month (diary posted here). The technical analysis shows the process how the infection occurs when a malicious document is open. The technical analysis is posted here. Get the latest version of Flash Player here (Flash Player 11.2.202.233 and earlier is vulnerable).

[1] http://isc.sans.edu/diary/Adobe+Security+Flash+Update/13129
[2] http://blogs.technet.com/b/mmpc/archive/2012/05/24/a-technical-analysis-of-adobe-flash-player-cve-2012-0779-vulnerability.aspx
[3] http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

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Guy Bruneau IPSS Inc. gbruneau at isc dot sans dot edu

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Google Publish Transparency Report

Published: 2012-05-25
Last Updated: 2012-05-25 12:01:00 UTC
by Guy Bruneau (Version: 1)
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Google just released its transparency report disclosing data dating from July 2011. As an example, the report shows the number of requests it received over the past month; the number URL removal requests (1,255,402), by targeted domains (24,374), by copyright owners (1,314) and by reporting organizations (1,099). The full report is available here. A blog posted by Google Fred von Lohmann, Senior Copyright Counsel is available here.

[1] http://www.google.com/transparencyreport/removals/copyright/
[2] http://googleblog.blogspot.ca/2012/05/transparency-for-copyright-removals-in.html

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Guy Bruneau IPSS Inc. gbruneau at isc dot sans dot edu

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