Attacks against vulnerabilities patched in August Patch Tuesday already spotted in the wild

We knew it was coming, but this article from Ars Technica does a good job of reminding folks of the importance of making sure that their updates are installed (and not just saying ‘oh, I’ve got the automatic updates turned on’, which isn’t the same as making sure that they’re installed).  The article points out not just the Microsoft vulnerabilities (about 26 of them) but also touches on the Adobe vulnerabilies and sings the praises of Google Chrome’s Flash Player that gets automagically updated.  A good, quick read.

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