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Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player

According to the Adobe Security Bulletin APSB10-14, there are vulnerabilities in Flash and AIR. A remote attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary code if a user opens specially crafted flash content.

Systems Affected:

* Adobe Flash Player 10.0.45.2 and earlier 10.x versions

* Adobe Flash Player 9.0.262 and earlier 9.x versions

* Adobe AIR 1.5.3.9130 and earlier versions

We recommend you update your flash software to the latest version. Adobe Security Bulletin APSB10-14 recommends updating to Flash Player 10.1.53.64 or 9.0.277.0 and AIR to 2.0.2.12610.

Reference:

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-14.html

June 11, 2010   No Comments

Adobe warns of critical security flaws

In a security advisory released late Friday, Adobe Systems Inc. has issued an alert about a critical vulnerability in its Flash Player, Adobe Reader and Acrobat products that is being actively exploited in the wild. The vulnerability could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of a system. The company did not say when a patch would be available.

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/advisories/apsa10-01.html

June 8, 2010   No Comments

CIS, Inc. Becomes MSPAlliance Member

For Release 09:00 a.m. PDT

June 1, 2010

CIS, Inc. Becomes MSPAlliance Member- The International Association of Managed Service Providers

CIS, Inc demonstrates commitment to the Managed Services Industry

New York, NY, June 1, 2010 – The MSPAlliance (MSPA) the International Association of Managed Service Providers (www.mspalliance.com), today announced that CIS, Inc. has become a member of the MSPAlliance.

The MSPAlliance is the oldest Managed Services group and the only Accrediting and Standards based body for the Managed Services Industry. With over 9,000 members world-wide, the MSPAlliance is a very powerful and influential global organization, working to promote the managed services industry to the business consumer. MSPAlliance member companies’ are able to achieve Green IT Certifications, Disaster Recovery Certifications, and ultimately achieve MSPAlliance Accredited Provider Status.

“We are honored to have CIS as a member of our association,” said Charles Weaver, MSPAlliance president. “By upholding the Managed Service Provider’s Code of Ethics and high technical standards, CIS will help ensure the integrity of our profession.”

About CIS, Inc.

CIS is a full service technology services company providing consultation, technology integration, services and support, application development and management services. From business processing to IT management, we’ll take on the tasks of making your business run better, while you focus on what counts. CIS can help transform your ideas into reality with a full complement of outsourcing services. Our IT services, business solutions, and outsourcing will help you secure your business operations so you can better focus on opportunities. You will experience requirements that are met on-time, within budget, and with high quality.

About MSPAlliance

The MSPAlliance is a professional association of 9,000 managed service providers and service enabling technology vendors, who work in a collaborative effort to define, promote and educate the Managed Services Industry and the end-user consumer on the adoption and successful use of technology through Managed Services. The MSPAlliance is committed to increasing reliability and dependability in the industry surrounding the value and benefit of using Managed Service Providers to provide a wide range of mission-critical services. In addition, the MSPAlliance collects data on the practice of managed services on behalf of its members, to help them increase the value delivery of IT to the organizations they serve. For more information about the MSPAlliance please visit www.mspalliance.com

For information on MSPAlliance:

Celia Weaver

Co-Founder, MSPAlliance

1-530-891-1340

Celia@mspalliance.com

For Press Inquiries:

Mostafa Razzak

For MSPAlliance

(212) 786-6036

m.razzak@jmrworldwide.com

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June 3, 2010   No Comments