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2012-10-28Tony CarothersFirefox 16.02 Released
2011-05-16Jason LamFirefox 3.5 forced upgrade coming soon
2010-03-12Mark HofmanFirefox 3.6 is being pushed out to users.
2009-11-06Mark HofmanA new version of Firefox (3.5.5) just became available. According to the release notes they are stability improvements.


2015-08-07/a>Tony CarothersCritical Firefox Update Today
2014-10-14/a>Johannes UllrichUpdates for Firefox and Thunderbird.
2014-04-29/a>Russ McReeFirefox 29.0 & Thunderbird 24.5 released:
2014-03-19/a>Mark HofmanMozilla released updates for Firefox ( v 28.0), Thunderbird (v 24.4) and Firefox Extended Support Release (ESR) updates to 24.4.0 (Fixes include the issues highlighted at the pwn2own contest.)
2014-02-04/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox 27 Available
2013-11-02/a>Rick WannerProtecting Your Family's Computers
2013-08-07/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox 23 and Mixed Active Content
2013-06-25/a>Bojan ZdrnjaMozilla Firefox 22 released, fixes 14 security vulnerabilities, more info at
2013-05-14/a>Swa FrantzenFirefox & Thunderbird released
2013-04-03/a>Mark HofmanFirefox 20 and Thunderbird 17.0.5 updates
2013-02-19/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox 19 Release with various security fixes.
2013-02-06/a>Kevin ShorttFirefox updated to 18.02 ->
2013-01-15/a>Rob VandenBrinkWhen Disabling IE6 (or Java, or whatever) is not an Option...
2013-01-09/a>Rob VandenBrinkFirefox and Thunderbird Updates
2013-01-08/a>Richard PorterFirefox 18 Released, Security Fixes
2012-12-01/a>Guy BruneauFirefox 17.0.1 Bug Fixes -
2012-10-28/a>Tony CarothersFirefox 16.02 Released
2012-10-11/a>Rob VandenBrinkFirefox 16 / Thunderbird 16 updates
2012-08-28/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox 15 Released (includes silent future updates)
2012-07-17/a>Jim ClausingFirefox 14.0.1, Thunderbird 14.0 out - both claim security fixes, but release notes not updated yet with security details
2012-06-20/a>Raul SilesFirefox 13.0.1 Update
2012-06-06/a>Jim ClausingFirefox, Thunderbird, and Seamonkey Security Updates
2012-03-27/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox 3.6 EOL
2012-02-11/a>Mark HofmanYet another version of Firefox has been released. One security fix. More info can be found here:
2012-01-31/a>Russ McReeFirefox 10 and VMWare advisories and updates
2011-12-22/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox 9 Security Fixes
2011-12-21/a>Chris MohanFirefox 9 has been released patching known vulnerabilities
2011-11-08/a>Swa FrantzenFirefox 8.0 released
2011-09-30/a>Tony CarothersFirefox v. 7.0.1 Is Live
2011-09-27/a>Jason LamFirefox 3.6.23 security update is out and so is version 7 (time to break some add-on)
2011-09-06/a>Guy BruneauFirefox 6.0.2 released to removed trust to DigiNotar certificate authority
2011-08-31/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox/Thunderbird 6.0.1 released to blacklist bad DigiNotar SSL certificates
2011-08-16/a>Scott FendleyFirefox 3.6.20 Corrects Several Critical Vulnerabilities
2011-08-14/a>Guy BruneauFireCAT 2.0 Released
2011-07-13/a>Kevin ShorttFirefox Update 5.0.1 Available -
2011-06-21/a>Guy BruneauFirefox 5.0 is out with support Do Not Track on Multiple Platform -
2011-06-09/a>Richard PorterOne Browser to Rule them All?
2011-05-16/a>Jason LamFirefox 3.5 forced upgrade coming soon
2011-04-29/a>Guy BruneauFirefox, Thunderbird and SeaMonkey Security Updates
2011-04-10/a>Raul SilesRecent security enhancements in web browsers (e.g. Google Chrome)
2011-03-23/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox 4 Security Features
2011-03-23/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox 3 Updates and SSL Blacklist extension
2011-03-04/a>Mark HofmanAnd a new version of Firefox (thx all) hits the road, Version 3.6.15 more details here (and I agree it was a bit quick after 3.6.14)
2011-03-02/a>Chris MohanUpdates: Firefox 3.6.14/3.5.17, Thunderbird 3.1.8, Adobe Flash v10.2.152.32 & WireShark 1.4.4
2011-02-26/a>Rick WannerFirefox 4 Beta 12 released
2011-01-10/a>Manuel Humberto Santander PelaezVirusTotal VTzilla firefox/chrome plugin
2010-12-09/a>Mark HofmanFirefox version 3.6.13 is being pushed out, time to update (thanks Vincent). Thunderbird 3.1.7 and 3.0.11 can also be added to the list as well as SeaMonkey 2.0.11. - M
2010-11-15/a>Stephen HallMozilla Firefox 3.6.12 Remote Denial Of Service
2010-10-28/a>Rick WannerFirefox 3.6.12 available -
2010-10-26/a>Pedro BuenoFirefox news
2010-10-20/a>Jim ClausingFirefox 3.6.11 and 3.5.14 released, includes security updates ( )
2010-08-23/a>Manuel Humberto Santander PelaezFirefox plugins to perform penetration testing activities
2010-07-25/a>Rick WannerNew Firefox Version, 3.6.8
2010-07-25/a>Rick WannerMozilla advisory for Firefox...Upgrade to 3.6.8.
2010-07-23/a>Mark HofmanFirefox 3.6.8 is out. Yes it only seems like yesterday when you installed FF 3.6.7 (it was for me). The release notes say a stability issue has been fixed in this release.
2010-06-27/a>Jim ClausingFirefox 3.6.6 out - fixes issues with "crash protection"
2010-06-23/a>Scott FendleyMozilla Firefox Updates
2010-04-02/a>Guy BruneauFirefox 3.6.3 fix for CVE-2010-1121
2010-03-20/a>Scott FendleyFirefox 3.6.2 to be released March 30
2010-03-12/a>Mark HofmanFirefox 3.6 is being pushed out to users.
2010-01-21/a>Chris CarboniFirefox Upgrade Available
2010-01-06/a>Guy BruneauFirefox security and stability update for version 3.5.7 and 3.0.17 available for download
2009-12-17/a>Daniel Wesemannoverlay.xul is back
2009-12-16/a>Mark HofmanFirefox 3.5.6 is available, time to update.
2009-11-06/a>Mark HofmanA new version of Firefox (3.5.5) just became available. According to the release notes they are stability improvements.
2009-10-28/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox 3.5.4 released. Lots of security bug fixes. (thanks Gilbert!)
2009-10-17/a>Rick WannerMozilla disables Microsoft plug-ins?
2009-10-16/a>Adrien de BeaupreDisable MS09-054 patch, or Firefox Plugin?
2009-10-08/a>Johannes UllrichFirefox Plugin Collections
2009-09-10/a>Guy BruneauFirefox 3.5.3 and 3.0.14 has been released
2009-08-04/a>Mark HofmanFirefox Updates
2009-07-22/a>Chris CarboniFirefox 3.0.12 is Available
2009-07-19/a>Marcus SachsMozilla Comments on Firefox 3.5.1 issue
2009-07-17/a>Stephen HallFirefox 3.5.1 has been released
2009-07-14/a>Swa FrantzenFirefox new exploit
2009-06-30/a>Chris CarboniFirefox 3.5 is available
2009-06-11/a>Rick WannerFirefox 3.0.11 is available
2009-03-27/a>David GoldsmithFirefox 3.0.8 Released
2009-03-19/a>Mark HofmanBrowsers Tumble at CanSecWest
2009-03-04/a>Deborah HaleFirefox Releases version 3.0.7
2009-02-04/a>Daniel WesemannFirefox 3.0.6
2008-12-17/a>donald smithFirefox 3.0.5 fixes several security issues.
2008-11-13/a>Jim ClausingNew Firefoxen out
2008-09-26/a>Patrick NolanFirefox v2.0.0.17 and Thunderbird v2.0.0.17 release fixes vulnerabilities
2008-09-25/a>Jim ClausingFirefox 3.0.3 will be out probably tomorrow
2008-07-17/a>Mari NicholsFirefox Releases 3.0.1 and fixes 3 security vulnerabilities
2008-07-16/a>Maarten Van HorenbeeckFirefox fixes two security vulnerabilities
2008-07-02/a>Jim ClausingFirefox is out
2008-06-19/a>William StearnsFirefox vunerability
2008-06-16/a>Marcus SachsFirefox 3.0 to be Released on Tuesday
2008-04-17/a>Chris CarboniFirefox Update
2008-03-26/a>Raul SilesFirefox is out
2008-03-24/a>Raul SilesNext-generation Web browsers?


2015-10-09/a>Guy BruneauAdobe Acrobat and Reader Pre-Announcement
2015-04-04/a>Didier StevensVMware Product Updates Address Critical Information Disclosure Issue In JRE
2014-08-22/a>Richard PorterPHP 5.4.32 Released
2014-08-22/a>Richard PorterPHP 5.5.16 is available
2014-08-12/a>Adrien de BeaupreAdobe updates for 2014/08
2014-08-01/a>Chris MohanWireShark 1.10.9 and 1.12.0 has been released
2014-07-11/a>Rob VandenBrinkMetasploit Update Alert
2014-06-12/a>Guy BruneauBIND Security Update for CVE-2014-3859
2014-04-24/a>Rob VandenBrinkApple IOS updates to 7.1.1, OSX Security update 2014-002, Airport Updates -,,,
2014-04-12/a>Guy BruneauCritical Security Update for JetPack WordPress Plugin. Bug has existed since Jetpack 1.9, released in October 2012. -
2014-04-02/a>Kevin ShorttApple Security Update for Safari 6.1.3/7.0.3:
2014-03-06/a>Mark BaggettPort 5000 traffic and snort signature
2014-02-14/a>Chris MohanSYM14-004 Symantec Endpoint Protection Management Vulnerabilities -
2013-12-18/a>Adrien de BeaupreWireshark 1.10.4 and 1.8.12 are available
2013-12-17/a>Adrien de BeaupreApple security updates Mac OS X and Safari
2013-10-17/a>Adrien de BeaupreChrome updated
2013-10-15/a>Rob VandenBrinkJava Quarterly Updates
2013-07-28/a>Guy BruneauWireshark 1.8.9 and 1.10.1 Security Update
2013-07-03/a>Kevin ShorttApple Security Update 2013-003
2013-06-05/a>Richard PorterWindows Sysinternals Updated
2013-05-22/a>Adrien de BeaupreApple QuickTime 7.7.4 for Windows updated, MANY security vulnerabilities:
2013-05-22/a>Adrien de BeaupreChrome 24.0.1312.52 has been updated for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome Frame
2013-04-19/a>Russ McReeJava 8 release schedule delayed for renewed focus on security
2013-04-03/a>Mark HofmanFirefox 20 and Thunderbird 17.0.5 updates
2013-03-07/a>Guy BruneauWireshark Security Updates
2013-02-27/a>Adam SwangerAdobe Flash Player Security Update -
2013-02-22/a>Chris MohanPHP 5.4.12 and PHP 5.3.22 released
2013-02-22/a>Chris MohanChrome 25.0.1364.87 addresses multiple vulnerabilities
2013-02-12/a>Adam SwangerMicrosoft February 2013 Black Tuesday Update - Overview
2013-02-01/a>Jim ClausingOracle quitely releases Java 7u13 early
2013-01-17/a>Russ McReePHP 5.4.11 and PHP 5.3.21 released
2013-01-09/a>Rob VandenBrinkSQL Injection Flaw in Ruby on Rails
2013-01-09/a>Rob VandenBrinkFirefox and Thunderbird Updates
2013-01-09/a>Rob VandenBrinkSecurity Updates for Adobe Flash -
2013-01-09/a>Johannes UllrichNew Format for Monthly Threat Update
2013-01-08/a>Richard PorterFirefox 18 Released, Security Fixes
2012-12-11/a>John BambenekMicrosoft December 2012 Black Tuesday Update - Overview
2012-11-13/a>Jim ClausingMicrosoft November 2012 Black Tuesday Update - Overview
2012-10-28/a>Tony CarothersFirefox 16.02 Released
2012-09-21/a>Guy BruneauUpdate for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer 10 (2755801)
2012-09-20/a>Russ McReeApple and Cisco Security Advisories 19 SEP 2012
2012-08-22/a>Adrien de BeaupreApple Remote Desktop update fixes no encryption issue
2012-08-21/a>Adrien de BeaupreYYABCAFU - Yes Yet Another Bleeping Critical Adobe Flash Update
2012-08-15/a>Guy BruneauWireshark Security Update
2012-08-02/a>Guy BruneauOpera Security Update
2012-07-18/a>Rob VandenBrinkSnort Updated today
2012-06-25/a>Guy BruneauIssues with Windows Update Agent
2012-06-20/a>Raul SilesFirefox 13.0.1 Update
2012-06-06/a>Jim ClausingFirefox, Thunderbird, and Seamonkey Security Updates
2012-05-04/a>Guy BruneauAdobe Security Flash Update
2012-03-06/a>Mark HofmanWebsense posted a small article relating to mass injection into wordpress sites (thanks Chris) More info Here -->
2012-02-04/a>Scott FendleyApple Security Advisory 2012-001 v1.1
2011-11-02/a>Russ McReeWireshark updates: 1.6.3 and 1.4.10 released
2011-10-22/a>Guy BruneauOracle Java SE Critical Patch Update
2011-10-01/a>Mark HofmanHot on the heels fo FF, Thunderbird v 7.0.1 and SeaMonkey v 2.4.1 have been updated.
2011-09-18/a>Guy BruneauGoogle Chrome Security Updates
2011-09-06/a>Guy BruneauFirefox 6.0.2 released to removed trust to DigiNotar certificate authority
2011-09-05/a>Raul SilesJava 7 Officially Released
2011-07-15/a>Deborah HaleApple Software Updates
2011-06-28/a>Johannes UllrichUpdate: Thunderbird 5.0 released.
2011-06-23/a>Jim ClausingApple Security Updates 2011-004
2011-06-09/a>Richard PorterChrome Version 12.0.742.91 Released
2011-06-01/a>Adrien de BeaupreWireshark 1.4.7 and 1.2.17 Released -
2011-05-20/a>Guy BruneauSysinternals Updates, Analyzing Stuxnet Infection with Sysinternals Tools Part 3
2011-05-16/a>Jason LamFirefox 3.5 forced upgrade coming soon
2011-05-04/a>Richard PorterMicrosoft Sysinterals Update
2011-05-01/a>Deborah HaleJava 6.25 Is Now Available
2011-04-14/a>Adrien de BeaupreSysinternals updates, a new blog post, and webcast
2011-03-21/a>Kevin ShorttAPPLE-SA-2011-03-21-1 Mac OS X v10.6.7 and Security Update 2011-001
2011-03-09/a>Chris MohanPossible Issue with Forefront Update KB2508823
2011-03-02/a>Chris MohanMicrosoft’s Autorun update v2.1 now automatically deployed from Windows Update
2011-02-21/a>Adrien de BeaupreKaspersky update servers unreachable
2011-01-27/a>Chris CarboniOpera Updates
2010-12-03/a>Mark HofmanAVG Update Bricking windows 7 64 bit
2010-11-30/a>Joel EslerVMWare Security Advisory
2010-11-16/a>Guy BruneauMac OS X Server v10.6.5 (10H575) Security Update:
2010-08-25/a>Pedro BuenoAdobe released security update for Shockwave player that fix several CVEs: APSB1020
2010-08-19/a>Rob VandenBrinkDon points us to multiple Adobe updates (Reader and Acrobat 9.3.4 among them) ==>
2010-08-10/a>Jason LamAdobe critical security updates
2010-08-10/a>Daniel WesemannNew Apple security updates for iPad/Pod/Phone. See
2010-07-21/a>Adrien de BeaupreUpdate on .LNK vulnerability
2010-06-29/a>donald smithAdobe Reader 9.3.3/8.2.3 addressing CVE-2010-1297
2010-05-12/a>Rob VandenBrinkAdobe Shockwave Update
2010-04-13/a>Adrien de BeaupreSecurity update available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat
2010-04-02/a>Guy BruneauFoxit Reader Security Update
2010-03-29/a>Adrien de BeaupreAPPLE-SA-2010-03-29-1 Security Update 2010-002 / Mac OS X v10.6.3
2010-03-29/a>Adrien de BeaupreOOB Update for Internet Explorer MS10-018
2010-03-22/a>Guy BruneauNew Opera 10.51 available with security fixes. More information available at:
2010-03-12/a>Mark HofmanFirefox 3.6 is being pushed out to users.
2010-03-11/a>Mark HofmanA new version of Safari is out. Looks like for Mac and Windows. Plenty of security fixes (mostly for Windows Safari users )
2010-03-10/a>Rob VandenBrinkMicrosoft re-release of KB973811 - attacks on Extended Protection for Authentication
2010-03-08/a>Raul SilesMicrosoft announced two important bulletins (fixing multiple vulns. affecting Windows and Office) for tomorrow:
2010-03-01/a>Mark HofmanMicrosoft will drop support for Vista (without any Service Packs) on April 13 and support for XP SP2 ends July 13. (i.e. no more security updates). If you are still running these, it it time to update.
2010-02-27/a>Guy BruneauPHP 5.2.13 Security Update
2010-02-11/a>Deborah HaleThe Mysterious Blue Screen
2010-01-06/a>Guy BruneauFirefox security and stability update for version 3.5.7 and 3.0.17 available for download
2009-12-16/a>Rob VandenBrinkSeamonkey Update to 2.0.1, find the release notes here ==>
2009-12-03/a>Mark HofmanApple released some Java updates today APPLE-SA-2009-12-03-1 & 2 (for 10.5 and 10.6). Fixes a number of security issues so updating is a good idea.
2009-12-02/a>Rob VandenBrinkMicrosoft Black Screen of Death - Fact of Fiction?
2009-11-25/a>Jim ClausingTool updates
2009-11-25/a>Jim ClausingMicrosoft Updates requiring reboot
2009-11-11/a>Rob VandenBrinkApple Safari 4.0.4 Released
2009-11-09/a>Guy BruneauApple Security Update 2009-006 for Mac OS X v10.6.2
2009-11-06/a>Mark HofmanA new version of Firefox (3.5.5) just became available. According to the release notes they are stability improvements.
2009-10-22/a>Adrien de BeaupreSysinternals updates: Disk2vhd v1.1, ZoomIt v4.1, Coreinfo v2.0, VMMap v2.4
2009-09-24/a>Jim ClausingA couple more tools
2009-09-04/a>Adrien de BeaupreSeaMonkey Security Update
2009-08-05/a>donald smithSecurity Update 2009-003 / Mac OS X v10.5.8
2009-08-04/a>donald smithJava Security Update
2009-07-18/a>Patrick NolanChrome update contains Security fixes
2009-06-10/a>Swa FrantzenJava 6 update 14 released
2009-06-02/a>Deborah HaleAnother Quicktime Update
2009-05-26/a>Jason LamVista & Win2K8 SP2 available
2009-02-10/a>Swa FrantzenJava up to date ?
2008-11-29/a>Pedro BuenoUbuntu users: Time to update!
2008-11-13/a>Jim ClausingSome recently updated tools
2008-10-10/a>Marcus SachsFake Microsoft Update Email
2008-09-10/a>Adrien de BeaupreApple updates iPod Touch + Bonjour for Windows
2008-07-11/a>Jim ClausingUpdates to some of our favorite tools
2008-04-20/a>Joel EslerSoftware Update -- Did Apple Do Enough?
2008-03-20/a>Joel EslerAPPLE-SA-2008-03-19 AirPort Extreme Base Station Firmware 7.3.1
2008-03-20/a>Joel EslerPotential Vulnerability in Flash CS3 Professional, Flash Professional 8 and Flash Basic 8?