Mozilla this week updated two versions of its Firefox web browser to fix several security issues that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code or bypass security restrictions, according to the company's security advisories. Firefox versions 3.0.18 and 3.5.8 remediate three flaws that were rated "critical" and two rated "moderate" by Mozilla. The newest version of the browser, Firefox 3.6, is not affected. — AM
Organizations using Progress Software's enterprise-grade WS_FTP Server secure file transfer software have been urged to immediately remediate a maximum severity vulnerability, which has been fixed along with other bugs as part of a security update, reports BleepingComputer.
SiliconAngle reports that more companies have been conducting purple team cybersecurity threat evaluations, with security penetration testing firm SpecterOps being the latest to create a collaboration between its offensive and defensive cybersecurity teams in testing and defending corporate systems.