Category Archives: security

Firefox Quantum (v.57.0)

Version 57.0, first offered to Release channel users on November 14, 2017 Today we’re thrilled to introduce you to our brand new browser — Firefox Quantum. What you’ll notice first is that the new Firefox is blazing fast. In fact, … Continue reading

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Petyawrap

SECURITY: Current Global Ransomware Attacks Another global ransomware attack is making the rounds, starting last night in the Ukraine and spreading internationally. This ransomware appears to be a new Petya variant called Petyawrap, and will encrypt a local hard drive … Continue reading

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Protected: Cloud/Privacy/Ethics

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Posted in 2017, AARNet, Edfac, security, UniMelb

Digital Border Searches

Changes have been steadily implemented for entry into the USA which would place staff at risk of breaching privacy and ethics agreements by exposing data to third parties. ❝ In the last six months, nearly 15,000 travelers had one of … Continue reading

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Firefox 0 day in the wild

Emergency Bulletin: Firefox 0 day in the wild. What to do. We’re publishing this as an emergency bulletin for our customers and the larger web community. A few hours ago a zero day vulnerability emerged in the Tor browser bundle … Continue reading

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RSAT for Windows 10 updated for Anniversary Update

Microsoft released a new version of RSAT (Remote Server Administration Tools) for Windows 10 prior to the Anniversary Update (Windows 10 version 1607). When you update to the Anniversary Update the existing RSAT will be removed, this is the standard … Continue reading

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McAfee VSE 8.8 (Patch 7 and earlier) not compatible with Windows 10 Anniversary Update

WARNING: VSE 8.8 Patch 7 and earlier are not compatible with the Microsoft Windows 10 Anniversary Update. Support for the Windows 10 Anniversary Update is included in VSE 8.8 Patch 8. Do not install VSE 8.8 Patch 7 or earlier … Continue reading

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