"The light patch load from Microsoft does not mean IT can sit back and relax however," Henry says. "A significant patch update from Oracle came out recently and, as always, threats targeting Java must be addressed, as currently it is the bad guys' most popular attack vector."
Similarly, Adobe released five security bulletins today as well. Four of the patches, specifically those addressing vulnerabilities in Shockwave Player, Flash Media Player Server, Flash Player and Photoshop, were deemed critical, while another targeting vulnerabilities in Robohelp was rated important.
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