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Secunia Weekly Summary - Issue: 2009-31




Secunia Weekly Summary - Issue: 2009-31
Secunia Weekly Summary - Issue: 2009-31



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                  The Secunia Weekly Advisory Summary                  
                        2009-07-23 - 2009-07-30                        

                       This week: 101 advisories                       

=======================================================================Table of Contents:

1.....................................................Word From Secunia
2....................................................This Week In Brief
3...............................This Weeks Top Ten Most Read Advisories
4..................................................This Week in Numbers

=======================================================================1) Word From Secunia:

New Blog: Adobe 0-Day: Are you affected? 

As highlighted on multiple news sites around the world, the report of a
zero-day vulnerability in some very popular Adobe software (Reader and
Flash Player) has been published. It is very likely that you have Adobe
Flash Player and Adobe Reader installed, as statistics from our Secunia
PSI shows, however, rather than relying on chance, why not scan your PC
with the free Secunia PSI and verify if you are vulnerable or not?

Read More:
http://secunia.com/blog/59/ 

=======================================================================2) This Week in Brief:

Three vulnerabilities have been reported in Internet Explorer, which
can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.

For more information, refer to:
http://secunia.com/advisories/35962/ 

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Some vulnerabilities have been reported in Microsoft Visual Studio,
which can be exploited by malicious people to potentially bypass
security features, gain knowledge of sensitive information, or
compromise applications built using ATL (Active Template Library).

For more information, refer to:
http://secunia.com/advisories/35967/ 

=======================================================================3) This Weeks Top Ten Most Read Advisories:

1.  [SA35948] Adobe Flash Player Multiple Vulnerabilities
2.  [SA35949] Adobe Reader/Acrobat SWF Content Arbitrary Code Execution
3.  [SA35914] Mozilla Firefox Multiple Vulnerabilities
4.  [SA36001] Mozilla Firefox URL Spoofing Security Issue
5.  [SA34012] Adobe Flash Player Multiple Vulnerabilities
6.  [SA35853] Sun Java JDK / JRE XML Signature HMAC Truncation Spoofing
7.  [SA35962] Internet Explorer Three Vulnerabilities
8.  [SA35798] Mozilla Firefox Two Vulnerabilities
9.  [SA35978] Kaspersky Internet Security / Anti-Virus Security Bypass
              Vulnerability
10. [SA36037] VLC Media Player "real_get_rdt_chunk()" Buffer Overflow

=======================================================================4) This Week in Numbers

During the past week 101 Secunia Advisories have been released. All
Secunia customers have received immediate notification on the alerts
that affect their business.

This weeks Secunia Advisories had the following spread across platforms
and criticality ratings:

Platforms:
  Windows             :      8 Secunia Advisories
  Unix/Linux          :     40 Secunia Advisories
  Other               :      3 Secunia Advisories
  Cross platform      :     50 Secunia Advisories

Criticality Ratings:
  Extremely Critical  :      0 Secunia Advisories
  Highly Critical     :     14 Secunia Advisories
  Moderately Critical :     50 Secunia Advisories
  Less Critical       :     32 Secunia Advisories
  Not Critical        :      5 Secunia Advisories

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Secunia recommends that you verify all advisories you receive,
by clicking the link.
Secunia NEVER sends attached files with advisories.
Secunia does not advise people to install third party patches, only use
those supplied by the vendor.

Definitions: (Criticality, Where etc.)
http://secunia.com/advisories/about_secunia_advisories/ 

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