Why keeping software up to date is a crucial security practice that should be followed by everyone, from individual users to SMBs and large enterprises.
October 13, 2023
This week, the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) added five new vulnerabilities to its Catalog of Known Exploited Vulnerabilities (KEV), citing strong evidence of active exploitation by attackers. The vulnerabilities, for which patches are available, affect Adobe Acrobat and Reader. One of them can be misused to achieve remote code execution with the current user’s privileges.
Meanwhile, Microsoft released security updates for 103 vulnerabilities for its products as part of its regular version of Patch Tuesday.
These reports highlight the importance of keep software and devices up to datea crucial security practice that should be observed by everyone, from individual users to small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) and large enterprises.