Site Search:


Donate


VPS Hosting by





Click here for news criteria




CCleaner Security Alert

19 September 2017


A major Security Alert has been issued warning of malware contained in the installer of the free CCleaner system cleaning utility. Piriform, makers of CCleaner, have confirmed that the affected version is CCleaner 5.33, available from 15 August 2017 to 12 September 2017. Importantly, Piriform says the malware only affects Windows 32-bit users. If you've installed version 5.33, you should upgrade to the latest Version 5.34.6207 of CCleaner or newer. If you believe you've been infected, at present the only way to be sure of removing the infection is to do a Windows reinstall or restore from an unaffected backup.



Autoruns 13.80

17 September 2017


Microsoft has released Autoruns 13.80, updating this free startup software identification utility. This version adds additional autostart entry points and asynchronous file saving, as well as providing bug fixes.



Process Monitor 3.40

17 September 2017


Microsoft has updated the free Process Monitor system monitoring utility to Version 3.40. This version adds a /runtime switch for terminating monitoring after a specified amount of time, shows process tree process IDs in hexadecimal when in hex mode, and fixes an automated boot log conversion bug.



Chrome 61.0

15 September 2017


Google has released Version 61.0.3163.91 of the Chrome browser. This version provides security and bug fixes.



iTunes 12.7

13 September 2017


Apple has released a new Version 12.7 of the iTunes software. This major update adds support for iOS 11, and revamps the iTunes interface and functionality.



Microsoft Security Updates

13 September 2017


Microsoft has released its monthly set of Windows security updates which you can view here and obtain via Windows Update. This includes the latest Windows 7 Rollup and Windows 8.1 Rollup updates, as well as a Windows 10 Cumulative Update.



CCleaner 5.34

13 September 2017


A new Version 5.34.6207 of the free CCleaner system cleaning utility has been released. This version fixes favicon cleaning in Firefox, and provides other bug fixes.



Flash Player 27.0

13 September 2017


Adobe has released Version 27.0.0.130 of the Flash Player plugin for browsers. To download the full offline installer, use these links depending upon your browser: Internet Explorer or Firefox or Opera. Use Windows Update to update the built-in Flash Player in IE11 under Windows 8 and 10, and Edge under Windows 10. Update to the latest version of Chrome to update its built-in Flash Player.



AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.9.1

8 September 2017


AMD has released the Crimson ReLive Edition 17.9.1 driver for the HD 7700, HD 8500 series and above on Windows 7, 8.1 and 10. This driver provides a range of bug fixes.



GPU-Z 2.4.0

8 September 2017


GPU-Z, a free graphics card information utility, has reached Version 2.4.0. This version provides bug fixes.



Opera 47.0

7 September 2017


The Opera browser has been updated to Version 47.0.2631.80. This version provides bug fixes.



GPU-Z 2.3.0

6 September 2017


GPU-Z, a free graphics card information utility, has reached Version 2.3.0. This version provides support for new chipsets, as well as minor improvements and bug fixes.



Chrome 61.0

6 September 2017


Google has released Version 61.0.3163.79 of the Chrome browser. This version provides a range of improvements, as well as security and bug fixes.




For previous news items go to the Archived News