NEWS FROM THE LAB - Wednesday, July 12, 2006

More on Updates Posted by Sean @ 11:11 GMT

With spear phishing on the increase, you shouldn't neglect visiting Microsoft Update this month. There are a good number of Office patches to be downloaded and Excel has the most with eight different vulnerabilities. Even Excel Viewer 2003 requires a patch. Users don't update Office as often as the Windows OS and it's increasingly becoming a target for more focused spear phishing attacks. Your company could be next - update soon.

July's Excel Vulnerabilities

And now for something completely different: Daylight Savings Time 2006 was adjusted in Australia to accommodate the Commonwealth Games. If you live down under, it's time to adjust the system time back to the standard dates. G'Day!

Australian DST