Tripwire Patch Priority Index for July 2022

Tripwire’s July 2022 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for Microsoft and Adobe. First on the patch priority list this month are patches that resolve 2 vulnerabilities in Edge. Next is a patch that resolves a security feature bypass vulnerability in Office. Up next are patches for Adobe ... Read More

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for June 2022

Tripwire’s June 2022 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for Microsoft. First on the patch priority list this month is a patch for a remote code execution vulnerability in Edge. Next are patches for Office and Excel that resolve 3 information disclosure vulnerabilities and 1 remote code execution ... Read More

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for May 2022

Tripwire’s May 2022 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for Microsoft. First on the patch priority list this month are 2 remote code execution vulnerabilities for Excel and a security feature bypass vulnerability for Office. Up next are patches that affect components of the Windows operating systems. These ... Read More

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for April 2022

Tripwire’s April 2022 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for Microsoft, Google Chrome, Oracle, and Adobe. First on the patch priority list this month is an elevation of privilege vulnerability in the Microsoft Windows User Profile Service. This vulnerability has been added to the Metasploit Exploit Framework and ... Read More

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for March 2022

Tripwire’s March 2022 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for Microsoft, Google Chrome, and Spring Framework. First on the patch priority list this month is a remote code execution vulnerability in the Spring Framework (CVE-2022-22965). This vulnerability has been added to the Metasploit Exploit Framework and any vulnerable ... Read More

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for February 2022

Tripwire’s February 2022 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for Microsoft. First on the patch priority list this month is a vulnerability for Microsoft Windows LSA (CVE-2021-36942). This vulnerability has been added to Metasploit Exploit Framework and any vulnerable systems should be patched as soon as possible. Up ... Read More

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for January 2022

Tripwire’s January 2022 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for Apache, Open Source Policy Kit, Adobe, and Microsoft. First on the patch priority list this month are patches for Apache Log4j2 vulnerabilities, most importantly for the Log4j2 “LogShell” remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228). This vulnerability made it on ... Read More

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for December 2021

Tripwire’s December 2021 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for Apache, Ubuntu Linux Kernel, and Microsoft. First on the patch priority list this month are patches for Apache Log4j2 vulnerabilities, most importantly for the Log4j2 “LogShell” remote code execution vulnerability. There are many attack vectors via various software ... Read More

CIS Control 13: Network Monitoring and Defense

Networks form a critical core for our modern-day society and businesses. People, processes, and technologies should be in place for monitoring, detecting, logging, and preventing malicious activities that occur when an enterprise experiences an attack within or against their networks. Key Takeaways for Control 13 Enterprises should understand that their ... Read More

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for November 2021

Tripwire’s November 2021 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for open-source software components and Microsoft. First on the patch priority list this month are patches for Open Management Infrastructure (CVE-2021-38648, CVE-2021-38647), Eclipse Jetty (CVE-2021-28164), and ExifTool (CVE-2021-22204). Exploits for these vulnerabilities have been recently added to the Metasploit ... Read More