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Advisory: Apple QuickTime for Windows

Summary QuickTime for Microsoft Windows is no longer supported by Apple and the current advice is to remove it from all Windows OS Devices devices. The removal instructions can be found here https://support.apple.com/HT205771 QuickTime for Mac OSX is unaffected, can be considered to still be supported, and subject to security patches as required. Further details Two...

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CERT-UK Weekly Update 23/06/2016

The ‘CERT-UK Weekly Update’ is now live. This week we look at DDoS attacks, particularly on the finance sector, the evolution of ransomware and how it remains effective plus the usual selection of vulnerabilities including the latest Chrome update. For more in depth analysis and discussion, log onto the Cyber-security Information Sharing Partnership (CiSP). Not a member? You can...

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Mobile malware in the UK

Mobile malware is becoming increasingly sophisticated and presents a growing threat to UK businesses and consumers. The volume of malware targeting mobile devices in the UK quadrupled in 2015, with quarter 1 of 2016 already reaching 50% of 2015’s numbers. In response to this growing threat CERT-UK has worked with Lookout Mobile Security to produce...

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