Tor Browser 5.5.5 recently released, comes with important security updates to firefox. This release updates Firefox to 38.8.0esr. Additionally, NoScript was bump to version 188.8.131.52 and HTTPS-Everywhere to 5.1.6. For those who may not know, Tor Browser is a network of servers that allows people to improve their privacy and security on the Internet. Tor Browser encrypts everything everything in the Tor network. Via the HTTPS-Everywhere extension, it also encrypts the traffic between the Tor network and the final destination.
GNOME 3.20.1 had just been released this week as the latest stable version of the GNOME desktop environment. This latest release is the first update to GNOME 3.20 and it comes with many bug fixes, documentation and translation updates, and various improvements. If you want to compile GNOME3.20.1 at any point in time, you can use jhbuild module sets. See link below for files: https://download.gnome.org/teams/releng/3.20.1/ A full updates and Improvements on this release can be found in following links: Core – https://download.
Destiny 2.1.0 Update recently released, is a shooter at heart and combines action and adventure gameplay to create a new evolution in storytelling, gaming and entertainment. Create and customise your character, and build your own legend with each deadly enemy you defeat in a variety of gameplay modes, a unique multiplayer experience, and new social features. Destiny 2.1.0 update will introduce a big set of changes for all the weapons, limiting the efficiency of pulse rifles and making sure that gamers have options for the other types, especially when they engage in Player versus Player combat.
Adobe has announced the release of Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206 security updates for Adobe Flash Player. These updates address critical vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Users who have enabled auto-update for the Flash Player desktop runtime will be receiving version 220.127.116.116 beginning on January 24. This version includes a fix for CVE-2015-0311. Adobe expects to have an update available for manual download during the week of January 26, and we are working with our distribution partners to make the update available in Google Chrome and Internet Explorer 10 and 11.
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow factory images have landed and the OTAs have been released to devices. This latest update from Google comes with new features and improvements which includes new emoji to fill out the Unicode 8.0 spec, band 12 support for T-Mobile, “until next alarm” for do not disturb mode, and a shortcut to launch the camera with a double-click of the power button. Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Highlights: New emoji Google has added a bunch (more than 200) of gurning smiley faces to its mobile OS.
Assassin’s Creed Syndicate Receives Improved Performance and Stability Patch on Consoles. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate was released on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 back in October. This latest update comes with improvements and a host of fixes. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate Update Stab/Crashs/Perfs Improved performance and stability Online Fixed an issue where there was no rating for the final mission Fixed an issue where the Trophy/Achievement descriptions were in English when the user put his system language to “French (Canada)” Audio Fixed an issue where the lip-sync was not synchronized with the cinematics Fixed an issue where the subtitles weren’t exactly matching the audio Fixed some issues with some audio missing or being played incorrectly Vehicles Fixed some collisions issues for carriages and trains Fixed some spawning issues with the vehicles AI/NPC Fixed some popping issues Improved reactions for the allies Improved reactions for NPC on the ground Improved reactions for NPC on carts and trains Improved navigation for NPC Game System Fixed some issues with the replay system Fixed some balancing issues Fixed an issue where the gun might be missing in the inventory after acquiring it in the “Whitechapel Conquest” mission Fixed an unlocking issue with the Train Raids Fixed an issue with the “Artisan” Trophy/Achievement World/3D/Menu/HUD The Time Anomaly icon was increased to have a better visibility on the map Fixed some issues with the messages for the mission in the HUD Fixed some icon issues Fixed some lighting issues Fixed some low resolution and corrupted texture issues Fixed some level of detail issues Fixed issues with props in the world Fight Fixed some issues during fights with NPCs Fixed issues with counter attacks Fixed some camera issues Mission Fixed an issue in the Fight Club Fixed an issue where the player could not enter the Time Anomaly mission Fixed some issues with the mission objectives and secondary constraints not updating properly Fixed issues with the fast travel Fixed some issues where the missions could be blocked after some cinematics Fixed some issues with Crawford Starrick in the last mission, “A Night To Remember” Behavior Fixed some issues with the coerce system Fixed some issues with the cover system Fixed some issues with the parkour and navigation Fixed some animation issues Fixed some camera issues Fixed some issues with the rope launcher Fixed an issue where the player could sometimes fall under the map source
David Herrmann recently announced the release of systemd 228. Systemd 228 comes with several new properties updates. Notable features includes various memory-related resource limit settings (such as LimitAS=) now understand the usual K, M, G. Behaviour of networkd’s IPForward= option changed (again). It will no longer maintain a per-interface setting, but propagate one way from interfaces where this is enabled to the global kernel setting. systemd-detect-virt gained a new –chroot switch to detect whether execution takes place in a chroot() environment.
After the successful release of first major update to Windows 10, this post now looks at Ten great new features to install on Windows 10 machine after installing the latest update. Since launching Windows 10, hundreds of product updates had been released to make Windows better than ever with new innovations including new features for Cortana, Microsoft Edge, Mail and Calendar, Maps, Groove, Photos, Skype, Xbox and much more. In fact, when you upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10, you will notice almost 30% faster start-up times on average.
Windows boss Terry Myerson posted in a blog post the release of the first major update for Windows 10 Threshold 2 which is now available for PCs and tablets. With this update, there are improvements in all aspects of the platform and experience, including thousands of partners updating their device drivers and applications for great Windows 10 compatibility. Windows 10 also starts rolling out to Xbox One today and select mobile phones soon.
Unreal Engine 4.10 has just been released, and this release brings hundreds of updates for Unreal Engine 4, including 53 improvements submitted by the community of Unreal Engine developers on GitHub. What’s New: This release is packed with a number of great new features, but the main focus has been to increase engine stability and fix outstanding issues. Hundreds of reported bugs have been bashed, many new quality of life improvements were added, and virtually every supported platform has received updates.
Microsoft had just release Cumulative update for Windows 10. This update for Windows 10 includes functionality improvements and resolves the vulnerabilities in Windows that are described in the following Microsoft security bulletins and advisory: 3105256 MS15-122: Security update for Kerberos to address security feature bypass: November 10, 2015 3104521 MS15-119: Security update in TDX.sys to address elevation of privilege: November 10, 2015 3104507 MS15-118: Security updates in the .
Valve had just released a new Steam Client update for all supported operating systems, including SteamOS/Linux, Microsoft Windows, and Mac OS X, bringing various improvements to the Big Picture mode, In-Home streaming, and Steam Controller support. Steam Client Update: Big Picture Added store setting to view featured games from all platforms when running on OS X or SteamOS Fixed an error that could prevent you from adding items to the Store shopping cart In-Home Streaming Improved stability and reduced Steam CPU usage under many hardware configurations Improved streaming gamepad compatibility with The Beginner’s Guide and other games Added mouse cursor constraints for Windows hosts so the cursor cannot be lost off-screen Steam Controller Fixed detection of controllers in the Settings panels when streaming from a Steam Link device Fixed an issue where firmware updates would not apply while In-Home Streaming is active Fixed an issue where some developer-approved configurations were not being displayed Fixed game action set legacy bindings not working beyond the first preset slot Fixed an issue where mode-shifted analog sticks could lose input
The third game update for FIFA 16 has been made available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. This update includes new content like Star heads for some players, many from the newly promoted Barclays Premier League teams this season; New third kits added for Roma, Barcelona, and Inter Milan. The update includes general stability improvements and addresses the following items identified by the community and the FIFA team: Improved online matchmaking.
Sony recently announced on its Tweeter feeds the release of PlayStation 4 firmware 3.11 update, which is going to focus more on general stability and performance of PS 4 rather than adding new features. PS4 firmware 3.11 was released yesterday, November 9. Always update your PS4 system to the latest version of the system software. By updating, you can enjoy additional features, improved usability, and enhanced security Main features in system software update 3.
Microsoft has just announced the release of Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10586 to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring. This build is mainly focused on bug fixes and general improvements. A notable change is pressing the power button on your Surface Pro 3 should put your Surface Pro 3 to sleep instead of shutting it down. Other changes are: The issue where any audio playing (like music from Groove, or videos from the Movies & TV app) gets reduced by 75% for a period of time after a notification pops up from Action Center is fixed.
Another Dota 2 update had been released by the Dota team. Dota 2 is a free-to-play competitive game of action and strategy, played by millions of passionate fans worldwide. Players pick from a pool of over a hundred heroes, forming two teams of five players. Dota 2 updates: Fixed not being able to watch a single-match series. Fixed a bug that prevented the Collection tab in the Armory having the correct number of slots.
Mozilla Firefox 39.0.3 for desktop had been released and available for download and install. This latest release is a bugfix to address a security bug reported by Cody Crews “Same origin violation and local file stealing via PDF reader”. Its been identified that there is a way to violate the same origin policy and inject script into a non-privileged part of the built-in PDF Viewer. This would allow an attacker to read and steal sensitive local files on the victim’s computer.
Opera beta 31.0.1889.98 which is the current update released, is an open source graphical Web browser developed by Opera Software and available on several platforms. The latest versions of Opera use the Blink layout engine. The most valuable feature is the ability to resume any download. Opera beta 31.0.1889.98 changelog DNA-39999 Crash in content::NavigationControllerImpl::DiscardNonCommittedEntries ☣ DNA-40154 [Win] Black border around address dropdown when connecting with remote desktop ☣ DNA-41298 Page http://psaudio.
Firefox 38.0.1 for desktop had been released and available for download and install. This latest release comes with additional issues been fixed, one of which is Users who import cookies from Google Chrome can end up with broken websites. Firefox 38.0.1 changelog Systems with first generation NVidia Optimus graphics cards may crash on start-up Users who import cookies from Google Chrome can end up with broken websites Large animated images may fail to play and may stop other images from loading WebRTC H264 video streams from CiscoSpark native clients are not decoded correctly.
Mozilla Firefox 36.0.1 for desktop had been released and available for download and install. This latest release comes with additional issues been fixed, one of which is the “Hello may become inactive until restart”. Other issues fixed in this release includes: Disable the usage of the ANY DNS query type Fixed a startup crash with EMET Hello may become inactive until restart Print preferences may not be preserved Hello contact tabs may not be visible Accept hostnames that include an underscore character (“_”) WebGL may use significant memory with Canvas2d Option -remote has been restored Fix a top crash See releasenotes for full details Install Mozilla Firefox 36.
Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player for Windows, Macintosh and Linux. These updates address vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Adobe is aware of reports that CVE-2015-0311 is actively being exploited in the wild via drive-by-download attacks against systems running Internet Explorer and Firefox on Windows 8.1 and below. Adobe recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions: Windows and Macintosh users should update to Adobe Flash Player 16.