Daily Archives: December 17, 2008


Mozilla released Firefox on Dec 16, 2008 Note: This is the last planned release of Firefox 2. All users are encouraged to upgrade to Firefox 3. Firefox does not include Phishing Protection. [2] This is the end of … Continue reading

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FireFox 3.0.5

Mozilla released Firefox 3.0.5 on Dec 16, 2008 Firefox 3.0.5 fixes several issues found in Firefox 3.0.4. Fixed in Firefox 3.0.5 [1] MFSA 2008-69 XSS vulnerabilities in SessionStore MFSA 2008-68 XSS and JavaScript privilege escalation MFSA 2008-67 Escaped null characters … Continue reading

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2008-12-17 SAN issue

A disk takes out the SAN, you better believe it. The tale of misfortune begins when Disk 3/1 fails hogging the bus on the Titan 7240 RAID controller. This hogging of the bus knocks over Controller A with a critical … Continue reading

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CONTAGIOUS posters (Scott Sigler)

Do you like a puzzle? Try the CONTAGIOUS posters challenge just posted by Scott Sigler to promote his new book CONTAGIOUS. On Tuesday, Dec. 16, welcome to teaser hell … There are twelve unique promotional posters for the horror novel … Continue reading

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IE out-of-band MS Security Patch

A fix for the 0-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer; Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for December 2008 [1] Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification issued: December 16, 2008 Microsoft Security Bulletins to be issued: December 17, 2008 This is an advance … Continue reading

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