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)

Patch Tuesday July 2018
Patch Tuesday July 2018: all the security patch information you need for your small business. Hot Flash It’s definitely that time of the month for Adobe: over 100 patches for Acrobat and Reader (for both Windows and Mac) and two for our favourite Flash. All these patches are rated category 2 which in Adobe security… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday November 2017
Patch Tuesday November 2017 quickly became Face-palm Friday as a Windows update broke elderly Epson printers. Windows 10 Creators Update There was a great disturbance in the Windows 10 Force, as though millions of windows users screamed aloud at the same time. Microsoft called it Windows 10 Creators Update.  Most of us called it the… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday September 2017
Patch Tuesday September 2017: lots of patching this month for your small business and the big stars today are Office and .net framework brought to you by Microsoft. Oh my Office! This Patch Tuesday Microsoft issued security patches for Office 2016 for Mac and Office 2011 and individual patches for Excel 2016 and Excel 2011… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday September 2016
Patch Tuesday September 2016: most of your technology needs patching and updating today! Patch Tuesday Harvest Adobe, Android, Apple and Microsoft all released critical patches and updates today. Hard to choose which is more critical. I recommend you update Windows, Android devices and then Adobe products based on the number of vulnerabilities patched.  But don’t… (0 comment)