Patch Tuesday May 2022
Patch Tuesday May 2022: all the software security news you need for your small business. Patch Tuesday May 2022 Yes, it’s that marvelous day when most software vendors release their security updates Patch Tuesday. It’s always the second day of the month. Sometimes vendors release emergency patches on another day, those are known as out-of-band… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday April 2022
Patch Tuesday April 2022: a hail of security showers for your small business. Apple Bytes Apple has been very quiet this month. Apple released patches March 31st for all their iThingys but nothing since then. Are they waiting for the 30th? Very odd. App Bytes How often do you check your phone apps for updates?… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday December 2021
Patch Tuesday December 2021: evergreen security updates and advice for your small business. Why update? Besides security, more and more software vendors are refusing to patch or support older versions of software. This means your software will stop working or parts of the software will stop working. Apple Bytes Apple released a ton of security… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday November 2021
Patch Tuesday November 2021: a flood of computer security updates for your small business. Why Patch? An ounce of patching is cheaper than a pound of hacking. Yes, sometimes patches cause problems with existing software and settings. But the cost and disruption of hacking or broken software is much higher. Occasionally I get Mac clients… (0 comment)

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)