Patch Tuesday April 2021
Patch Tuesday April 2021: lots of security blossoms from all the blooming software companies. Apple Flowerets Apple released most of their updates on the 26th this month. Lots of important security updates were buried beneath the rosy marketing of the iTags and new privacy feature in iOS 14.5 (which is turned on by default in… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday February 2021
Patch Tuesday February 2021: time to show your office computers and devices some security love. Android Google released their update for Android February 1st. There are several critical security patches. Here’s how to check your Android phone for the latest version. In other Android updates news, Samsung announced they will be patching their Android phones… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday January 2021
Patch Tuesday January 2021: an ounce of patching is cheaper than a pound of hacking. Apple Bytes Apple rushed out a security update for iOS 14 on the 26th. The update patches a security flaw being used by hackers to gain control of iDevices via Safari. Patch now. More details here. No other major Apple… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday June 2020
Patch Tuesday June 2020: patches to the Nth degree for your small business this month. Nvidia Got an Nvidia graphics card in your desktop or laptop? Nvidia graphics cards are popular with gamers, graphic designers and other creatives. Nvidia just released patches that fix 12 different security problems with their drivers. Sometime you will get… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday May 2020
Patch Tuesday May 2020: all the may security flowers you need for your small business. Apple Bytes Apple released iOS 13.5 May 20th. Besides security fixes, Apple also added a feature that makes it easier to unlock your phone when wearing a mask. I’ve tested this and it does help. Apple also added their notification… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday April 2020 Security Blossoms
Patch Tuesday April 2020 Security Blossoms: lots of updates for your small business this month. Apple Blossoms Apple patched a Facetime problem where people with newest iPhones couldn’t connect via Facetime to people with older models. Frequently business folks offload their older iPhones to family members so this very timely. Apple also patched the problem… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday July 2019
Patch Tuesday July 2019: all the smoking hot security patches your small business needs this month. This month’s extra sizzle is in security updates for mobile and networking devices. Apple Bytes Apple released a security update to their AirPort base stations firmware. Yes, networking devices need security updates too. This update also affects Airport Time… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday June 2019
Patch Tuesday June 2019: all the security news you need this month for your small business. Samsung Blue Samsung tweeted June 17th that it’s QLED televisions need to be scanned for viruses every few weeks. They also had a video on how to scan for viruses. And then Samsung deleted tweet. Oops! The crappy security… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday September 2018
Patch Tuesday September 2018: all the monthly security update news you need for your small business. Apple Updates Apple held their annual new product show last week. At the same time Apple announced all the software and operating system updates coming out and their release dates. The latest version of iThingy (iPhone, iPad) software, iOS… (0 comment)