Start a Conversation

Unsolved

3 Apprentice

 • 

15.2K Posts

35

January 9th, 2024 11:44

Updates 1/9/24 - "Microsoft + Firefox" 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]

 

Please use Windows/Automatic Updates to determine which updates are applicable to your particular system.

We also expect a minor Firefox update to 121.0.1

3 Apprentice

 • 

15.2K Posts

January 9th, 2024 16:07

Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MRT/MSRT) for January 2024, version 5.120

Download Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 32-bit from Official Microsoft Download Center

Download Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 64-bit from Official Microsoft Download Center

 

Note:  For those of you who are paranoid about the possibility of a False Positive, you can run the tool via a Command Prompt, and specify the /N parameter.

====

Remark:   No MRT was released in December 2023.

3 Apprentice

 • 

15.2K Posts

January 9th, 2024 16:36

Firefox Version 121.0.1, first offered to Release channel users on January 9, 2024

Firefox 121.0.1, See All New Features, Updates and Fixes (mozilla.org)

Fixed

  • Fixed unexpected line wrapping in some CJK contexts caused by changes in ideographic space handling. (Bug 1870973)

  • Fixed a hang when loading sites containing column-based layouts under some circumstances. (Bug 1867784)

  • Fixed missing rounded corners for videos playing over another video. (Bug 1869994)

  • Fixed Firefox not closing properly and other applications being unable to use a USB security key after being previously used during a Firefox session. (Bug 1863135)

=============================

Available via the internal updater:   Help / About Firefox

(edited)

3 Apprentice

 • 

15.2K Posts

January 21st, 2024 00:06

The MSRT for January 2024 added detection/removal of the following malicious software families:

ZorRoar

January 2024 (v 5.120)

ZorSaw

January 2024 (v 5.120)

ZorKey

January 2024 (v 5.120)

ZorHeard

January 2024 (v 5.120)

ZorCook

January 2024 (v 5.120)

DarkGate

January 2024 (v 5.120)

DarkGateLoader

January 2024 (v 5.120)

Trojan:Win32/ForestTiger.A!dha

January 2024 (v 5.120)

Trojan:Win32/ForestTiger.B!dha

January 2024 (v 5.120)

No Events found!

Top