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ky331
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Updates 2/12/19 - "Microsoft+Adobe" Tuesday

Today is "Microsoft Tuesday" --- the SECOND Tuesday of the month --- on which Microsoft is expected to release its monthly cycle of Windows security updates. Based on previous history, they should become available at 1 P.M. [USA - Eastern STANDARD Time]

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Please use Windows/Automatic Updates to determine which updates are applicable to your particular system. For more information, see https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-us/security-guidance/summary

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Adobe has also announced updates for Reader/Acrobat and Flash.

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ky331
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Re: Updates 2/12/19 - "Microsoft+Adobe" Tuesday

Adobe Flash Player  32.0.0.142 has been released

 

Direct downloads (no bundled junk) for Windows 7 and earlier 
 
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Plugin-based browsers (Firefox etc) -
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ky331
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Re: Updates 2/12/19 - "Microsoft+Adobe" Tuesday

Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Acrobat DC and Reader DC, for Windows.  

 Version 2019.010.20091

 

These updates address critical vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. 

 

Available via the program's internal updater:   Help / Check for Updates ;  alternatively:

 

For Reader DC (Document Cloud), or other Reader versions for Windows, you can locate your appropriate update here:  https://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/product.jsp?product=10&platform=Windows

 

For Acrobat DC for Windows, you can locate your appropriate update here:  http://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/product.jsp?product=1&platform=Windows

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ky331
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Re: Updates 2/12/19 - "Microsoft+Adobe" Tuesday

WARNING:  The link for this separate download of the MSRT is now pre-checking a box to also download "MSN default homepage & Bing default search engine".    Be sure to uncheck this, unless you really want it!
 
Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT, MRT) for February, version 5.69
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Reminder:   Users who are paranoid about the remote possibility of a FP can opt to run this tool from a Command Prompt, appending a   /N   parameter [for "detect only" mode].
 

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ky331
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Re: Updates 2/12/19 - "Microsoft+Adobe" Tuesday

Firefox 65.0.1

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/65.0.1/releasenotes/

Fixed

  • Fixed accidental requests to addons.mozilla.org when an addon recommendation doorhanger is shown (bug 1526387)

  • Improved playback of interactive Netflix videos (bug 1524500)

  • Fixed color management not working on macOS (bug 1506495)

  • Fixed incorrect sizing of the "Clear Recent History" window in some situations (bug 1523696)

  • Fixed audio & video delays while making WebRTC calls (bug 1521577 & bug 1523817)

  • Fixed video sizing problems during some WebRTC calls (bug 1520200)

  • Fixed looping CONNECT requests when using WebSockets over HTTP/2 from behind a proxy server (bug 1523427)

  • Fixed the "Enter" key not working on password entry fields for certain Linux distributions (bug 1523635)

  • Various stability and security fixes.

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