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Introducing the Application Book by Tim Mangan

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The Application Book provides a deep, technical look at Windows applications and how they work under the covers for an IT Professional audience. I’ve always told people the reason I’m drawn to application deployment as a specialty is that each application is a puzzle to figure out, and I like these puzzles. What capabilities did the vendor provide for an automated deployment? What … Read More

Java Runtime Environment Version 8.0 Update 144

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Oracle has released “Java Platform, Standard Edition 8 Update 144” also known as ‘Java Runtime Environment Version 8.0 Update 144’. This release contains fixes for security vulnerabilities. First of all download and run either jre-8u144-windows-i586.exe for Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 / XP 32-bit or jre-8u144-windows-x64.exe for Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 / XP 64-bit. If … Read More

Java Runtime Environment Version 8.0 Update 141

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Oracle has released “Java Platform, Standard Edition 8 Update 141” also known as ‘Java Runtime Environment Version 8.0 Update 141’. This release contains fixes for security vulnerabilities. First of all download and run either jre-8u141-windows-i586.exe for Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 / XP 32-bit or jre-8u141-windows-x64.exe for Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 / XP 64-bit. If … Read More

Adobe AIR 26.0.0.127

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Adobe has released Adobe AIR 26.0.0.127. Adobe has released security updates for Adobe AIR 26.0.0.118 and earlier versions for Windows. These updates address vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Adobe recommends users update their product installations to Adobe AIR26.0.0.127. More information in the Adobe forums and in the release notes here. Adobe … Read More

Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0137

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Adobe has released Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.137 to address vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Adobe recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions: Critical vulnerabilities exist in Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.131 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh.  Successful exploitation could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to … Read More

Adobe AIR 26.0.0.118

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Adobe has released Adobe AIR 26.0.0.118. Adobe has released security updates for Adobe AIR 25.0.0.134 and earlier versions for Windows. These updates address vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Adobe recommends users update their product installations to Adobe AIR26.0.0.118. More information in the Adobe forums and in the release notes here. Adobe … Read More

Java Runtime Environment Version 8.0 Update 131

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Oracle has released “Java Platform, Standard Edition 8 Update 131” also known as ‘Java Runtime Environment Version 8.0 Update 131’. This release contains fixes for security vulnerabilities. First of all download and run either jre-8u131-windows-i586.exe for Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 / XP 32-bit or jre-8u131-windows-x64.exe for Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 / XP 64-bit. If … Read More

Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0131

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Adobe has released Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.131 to address vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Adobe recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions: Critical vulnerabilities exist in Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.126 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh.  Successful exploitation could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to … Read More

Apple iTunes 12.6.1.25

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Apple released iTunes 12.6.1.25, for both Windows x86 as well as Windows x64. iTunes is now a full 64-bit application on 64-bit editions of Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, and Vista. This update also includes bug fixes and improves performance when syncing with your iPhone, iPad, or iPod. iTunes 12.0’s new features: You’ll now see a line of icons for … Read More

Adobe Acrobat Reader DC 17.009.20044

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Adobe has released Adobe Acrobat Reader DC 17.009.20044 to address vulnerabilities that could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Adobe recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions: Users of Adobe Reader DC 15.023.20053 should update to version 17.009.20044. Users of Adobe Acrobat DC 15.023.20053 should update to version 17.009.20044. The 17.009.20044 update comes as a Windows … Read More