Monthly Archives: June 2011

Thunderbird 5.0 Released

Thunderbird Thunderbird 5.0 has been released, the new features are as follows:

  • More responsive and faster to start up and use
  • Thunderbird is based on the new Mozilla Gecko 5 engine
  • New Add-ons Manager
  • Revised account creation wizard to improve email setup
  • New Troubleshooting Information page
  • Tabs can now be reordered and dragged to different windows
  • Attachment sizes now displayed along with attachments
  • Plugins can now be loaded in RSS feeds by default
  • There are several theme fixes for Windows Vista and Windows 7
  • Support for Mac 32/64 bit Universal builds (Thunderbird no longer supports PowerPC on Mac)
  • Over 390 platform fixes that improve speed, performance, stability and security

 

Firefox 5.0 Released

Well that was quick.

Firefox 5 has the following new features:

Firefox 5 Release Notes

Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for June 2011

Microsoft have released it updates this month:

  • Vulnerability in OLE Automation Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2476490)
  • Vulnerability in .NET Framework and Microsoft Silverlight Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2514842)
  • Vulnerability in Threat Management Gateway Firewall Client Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2520426)
  • Vulnerability in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2525694)
  • Vulnerabilities in Distributed File System Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2535512)
  • Vulnerability in SMB Client Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2536276)
  • Vulnerability in .NET Framework Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2538814)
  • Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2530548)
  • Vulnerability in Vector Markup Language Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2544521)
  • Vulnerability in MHTML Could Allow Information Disclosure (2544893)
  • Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2537146)
  • Vulnerability in Ancillary Function Driver Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2503665)
  • Vulnerability in Hyper-V Could Allow Denial of Service (2525835)
  • Vulnerability in SMB Server Could Allow Denial of Service (2536275)
  • Vulnerability in the Microsoft XML Editor Could Allow Information Disclosure (2543893)
  • Vulnerability in Active Directory Certificate Services Web Enrollment Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2518295)

Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for June 2011