Microsoft continues the trend they started last month of keeping patch Tuesday relatively light.
Adobe has released an emergency patch for a critical vulnerability affecting Flash Player for Windows, Linux and OS X, the exploitation of which can result in an attacker gaining remote control of the victims' systems.
When compared with the numbers from the previous year, 2013 has seen an increase in reported security vulnerabilities and, what's more, the number of critical vulnerabilities has also risen - although it's considerably smaller than in 2009.
GitHub is the latest service to announce that they have started a security bug bounty program.
Check Point found a critical vulnerability in the MediaWiki project Web platform, a popular open source Web platform used to create and maintain 'wiki' Web sites.
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