VirtualBox 5.2.4 is now available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.2 Maintenance Release 4 (Version 5.2.4 Build 119785) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and bug fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.2. The following issues were fixed:
  • User interface: Adjusting desktop file for X11 window managers and various high resolution display adjustments.
  • Audio: fixed SB16 volume handling and various fixes.
  • Linux hosts: fixed screen corruption when the host screen changes and a virtual machine window is maximized.
  • X11 Guest Additions: fixed a hang at the GNOME Shell login screen with 3D enabled.

Overview

Oracle VM VirtualBox (aka VirtualBox) is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as Open Source Software under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2.

Presently, VirtualBox runs on Windows, Linux, Macintosh and OpenSolaris hosts and supports a large number of guest operating systems including but not limited to Windows (NT 4.0, 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista, 7, Windows 8/8.1, and Windows 10), DOS/Windows 3.x, Linux (2.4, 2.6 and 3.x), Solaris and OpenSolaris, and OpenBSD.

VirtualBox now officially supported Windows 10 RTM as guest and host platform and MAC OS X 10.11 El-Capitan as host platform.

What's new in VirtualBox 5.2?

VirtualBox 5.2 is the latest major release of the world’s most popular free and open source, cross-platform virtualization software. This release supports the latest guest or host operating systems including: Mac OS X Yosemite, Windows 10, Oracle Linux, Oracle Solaris, other Linux operating systems, and legacy operating systems.

Here are highlight new features of VirtualBox 5.2:

  • VM export to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Classic (OCI Classic) format.
  • Automatic, unattended guest OS installation for Oracle VM VirtualBox Virtual Machines.
  • Improved Virtual Machine Tools, including a new dynamic interface to manage Virtual Machine configuration and snapshot capabilities.

New Global Tools handling
  • Virtual Media Manager manages media attributes like size, location, type and description.
  • Host Network Manager simplifies managing corresponding networks and their attributes.

GUI accessibility
  • New GUI icons for VirtualBox on all platforms (Windows, Linux, Oracle Solaris and Mac OS X).
  • Enhanced Virtual Machine Selector.
  • Extended audio settings, with the option to enable/disable audio input/output.
  • Snapshot Pane updates allow easier management of snapshot attributes, like name and description.

Audio
  • Device enumeration support for audio backends (optional).
  • Support for host device callbacks (optional) and further enhancements.
  • HDA emulation now uses asynchronous data processing in separate threads.

Storage
  • Support for CUE/BIN images as CD/DVD media including multiple tracks.
  • Support for the controller memory buffer feature for NVMe.

Download VirtualBox 5.2.4 Build 119785

VirtualBox is available for download from VirtualBox Download Center. Download the files appropriate for you.

Credit: Oracle

What's new in VirtualBox 5.2.4 Build 119785?

This release includes a number of stability improvements and bug fixes. All enhancements and fixes can be found in the official change-log file.

References:
Changelog for VirtualBox 5.2.0
Oracle's Virtualization Blog

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool v5.55

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.55 is available for download. This update includes updated detection and cleaning capabilities for Win32/Floxif, Win32/SilverMob, Win32/PhantomStar, Win32/Autophyte, Win32/FoggyBrass, MSIL/DarkNeuron and Win32/TangentCobra.

MSRT checks computers running Windows 10, Windows 8/8.1, Windows Server 2012/2012 R2, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008/2008 R2 computers for and helps remove infections by specific, prevalent malicious software and helps remove any infection found. When the detection and removal process is complete, the tool displays a report describing the outcome, including which, if any, malicious software was detected and removed.

Microsoft releases an updated version of MSRT on the second Tuesday of each month, and as needed to respond to security incidents. The tool is available from Microsoft Update, Windows Update and the Microsoft Download Center.

Download Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.55
The links in this section correspond to files available for this download. Click on the "Download" button to start the download.

Quick Details
Files name:
  • Version 32-bit: Windows-KB890830-V5.55.exe
  • Version 64-bit: Windows-KB890830-x64-V5.55.exe
Version: 5.55
Knowledge Base (KB) Articles: KB890830
Date Published: December 12, 2017
Download Size:
  • version x32: 40.1 MB
  • version x64: 40.2 MB

What's new in Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.55?
Added detection and cleaning capabilities for the following malicious software:

  • Win32/Floxif
  • Win32/SilverMob
  • Win32/PhantomStar
  • Win32/Autophyte
  • Win32/FoggyBrass
  • MSIL/DarkNeuron
  • Win32/TangentCobra

See the list of malicious software cleaned by this tool.

Note: This tool is not a replacement for an anti-virus product. To help protect your computer, you should use an anti-virus product.

References:
Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool
Microsoft Malware Protection Center

Windows Sysinternals Suite (December 12, 2017): Autoruns 13.81, Bginfo 4.23 and Handle v4.11

Microsoft has released an update version (December 12, 2017) of Windows Sysinternals Suite. This new release contains an updated version of Autoruns 13.81, Bginfo 4.23 and Handle v4.11.

Overview
The Windows Sysinternals troubleshooting utilities have been rolled up into a single suite of tools. These utilities can help you to manage, troubleshoot and diagnose your Windows systems and applications. Each file contains the individual troubleshooting tools and help files.

Note: Windows Sysinternals does not contain non-troubleshooting tools like the BSOD Screen Saver or NotMyFault.

What's new in this version?
Windows Sysinternals Suite (Build December 12, 2017) contains following updates:

Autoruns 13.81
This update to Autoruns fixes a Wow64 bug in Autorunsc that could cause 32-bit paths to result in 'file not found' errors, and expands the set of images not considered part of Windows for the Windows filter in order to reveal malicious files masquerading as Windows images.

Bginfo 4.23
This update to Bginfo fixes bugs that caused incorrect scaling on Windows 10 multimonitor systems.

Handle 4.11
When run on 64-bit systems, Handle now extracts the 64-bit version to the %TEMP% directory rather than the local directory.

Download Windows Sysinternals Suite
Windows Sysinternals Suite is available for download from following website:

Sysinternals for Nano Server
Over 40 of the Sysinternals tools now support Nano Server. The Nano versions are also compatible with 64-bit Windows and have "64.exe" as their suffix in the download files. You can download the full set of Sysinternals Nano Server Suite from the Sysinternals suite page

Sysinternals Live:
Sysinternals Live is a service that enables you to execute Sysinternals tools directly from the Web without hunting for and manually downloading them. Simply enter a tool's Sysinternals Live path into Windows Explorer or a command prompt as http://live.sysinternals.com/[toolname] or \\live.sysinternals.com\tools\[toolname].

You can view the entire Sysinternals Live tools directory in a browser at http://live.sysinternals.com.

Reference:
Windows Sysinternals

VirtualBox 5.2.2 is now available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.2 Maintenance Release 2 (Version 5.2.2 Build 119230) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and bug fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.2. The following issues were fixed:
  • GUI: various improvements for high resolution screens and virtual media manager
  • Shared clipboard: fixed hang with OS X host and Linux guest
  • Linux Guests: added support for kernel 4.14
  • Storage: fixed regression breaking iSCSI
  • Linux Guests: fixed various regressions introduced by 5.2.0

Adobe Flash Player 27.0.0.187 is available for download

Adobe has released Flash Player 27.0.0.187 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates includes stability improvements and also address multiple critical-risk vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution and allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.54

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.54 is available for download. This update includes updated detection and cleaning capabilities for Backdoor:Win32/Wingbird.A!dha.

VirtualBox 5.2 Final is now available

VirtualBox 5.2.0 Build 118431 is now available for download. This version is a major update which contains a number of new features, bug fixes and several stability improvements over the previous release. The full details about what changes are in this build are available in the "What's new in VirtualBox 5.2" section.

VirtualBox 5.1.30 is now available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 30 (Version 5.1.30 Build 118389) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and bug fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1. The following regressions issues were fixed:
  • GUI: Updated translation.
  • GUI: Fixed double mouse cursor when using mouse integration without Guest Additions.
  • Windows Additions: Fixed 3D related crash.
  • Solaris hosts: Introduced support for jumbo frames.
  • Linux hosts: Fixed glibc 2.26 compile.

Adobe Flash Player 27.0.0.159 is available for download

Adobe has released Flash Player 27.0.0.159 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates includes stability improvements and important bug fixes.

Fixed Issues:
  • Audio device selection not working when there are multiple devices with same name(FP-4198585)
  • Content freezes while switching the tabs on Firefox (FP-4198571, FP-4198555)
  • Video stops rendering after minimizing/restoring the Firefox browser window.

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.53

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.53 is available for download. This update includes updated detection and cleaning capabilities for BrowserModifier:Win32/Xeelyak and Trojan:Win32/ShadowPad.

VirtualBox 5.1.28 is now available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 28 (Version 5.1.28 Build 117968) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and bug fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1. The following issues were fixed:
  • GUI: mouse events did not reach host windows behind the transparent VM window (Mac OS X hosts only).
  • Audio: different fixes related to accidental crash with AC'97, or if default input/output devices have change.
  • Audio: fixed recording when using the ALSA backend.
  • Audio: fixed handle leak when using the OSS backend.
  • Mac OS X hosts: fixed a GUI crash if Spotlight is used from file dialogs (5.1.20 regression).
  • Linux hosts: fixed creating fixed sized VDI images.
  • Linux Additions: kernel drm driver support for custom EL7 Linux 3.10 kernel.
  • Solaris Additions: hide an informational message on the bootup console.

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.52

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.52 is available for download. This update includes detection for the latest variants from these malware families.

Adobe Flash Player 27.0.0.130 is available for download

Adobe has released Flash Player 27.0.0.130 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates includes stability improvements and also address two critical-risk vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Windows Sysinternals Suite - Update: Sysmon 6.10, Process Monitor 3.40, Autoruns 13.80 and AccessChk 6.11

Microsoft has released an update version (September 12, 2017) of Windows Sysinternals Suite. This new release contains an updated version of Sysmon 6.10, Process Monitor 3.40, Autoruns 13.80 and AccessChk 6.11

Easeus Partition Master 12.5

The latest release, Easeus Partition Master 12.5 free edition is now available for download. This update brings better dynamic disks manage, and adds the ability to partitioning on large capacity hard disks of any sizes. This update also improved disk cloning process to get it done faster and more.

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.51

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.51 is available for download. This update includes detection for the latest variants from these malware families.

Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.151

Adobe has released Flash Player 26.0.0.151 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates address a critical type confusion vulnerability that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. There also address an important security bypass vulnerability that could lead to information disclosure.

VirtualBox 5.1.26 is now available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 26 (Version 5.1.26 Build 117224) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and bug fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.24. The following issues were fixed and/or added:
  • Audio: fixed a memory leak when enabled with VRDP connections.
  • Linux hosts: properly bring up host-only network interfaces with iproute.
  • Windows guests: fixed automatic logons for Vista and newer Windows guests.
  • Further fixes not strictly related to release 5.1.24.

Paint.Net 4.0.17 is available for download

Paint.Net has been updated to version 4.0.17. This new release comes with a new Portable mode. It also includes a number of improvements and bug fixes.

VirtualBox 5.1.24 is now available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 24 (Version 5.1.24 Build 117012) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and regression fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.22

Here are highlights of changes in this release:
  • Linux Host/Guest: fixes dedicated to 4.12/4.13 kernels and further improvements.
  • VMM: masked AMD Ryzen VME CPUID to have legacy platform running on this CPU and more SSE2 instruction-sets.
  • GUI: more fixes dedicated to multi display with fullscreen/seamless mode enabled.
  • AUDIO: improvements dedicated to Microsoft Windows 10 guests.
  • Further fixes on API and guest Networks (Host only and NAT).

Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.137 is available for download

Adobe has released Flash Player 26.0.0.137 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates includes stability improvements and also address multiple critical-risk vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.50

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.50 is available for download. This update includes detection for the latest variants from these malware families.

Download VMware Workstation 12 Pro Version 12.5.7

A new update version 12.5.7 Build 5813279 of VMware Workstation 12 Pro is now available. This release of VMware Workstation 12 Pro is a maintenance release and free upgrade for all VMware Workstation 12 Pro users.

Download VMware Workstation 12 Player Version 12.5.7

A new update version 12.5.7 Build 5813279 of VMware Workstation 12 Player is now available. This release is a maintenance release that mainly focused on bug fixes.

PCMark 10 Basic Edition is now available to everyone

PCMark 10 Basic Edition is now available to everyone. PCMark 10 is the latest version in our series of industry standard PC benchmarks. This release includes an updated for Windows 10 with new and improved tests, faster and easier to use

Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.126 is available for download

Adobe has released Flash Player 26.0.0.126 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates includes stability improvements and also address multiple critical-risk vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.49

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.49 is available for download. This update includes updated detection and cleaning capabilities for Win32/Xiazai, which installs unwanted software on your PC at the same time as the software you are trying to install, without adequate consent.

Windows Sysinternals Suite - Update: ProcDump 9, Autoruns 13.71, BgInfo 4.22, LiveKd 5.62, Process Monitor 3.33 and Process Explorer 16.21

Microsoft has released an update version (May 16, 2017) of Windows Sysinternals Suite. This new release contains an updated version of ProcDump 9, Autoruns 13.71, BgInfo 4.22, LiveKd 5.62, Process Monitor 3.33 and Process Explorer 16.21

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.48

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.48 is available for download. This update includes updated detection and cleaning capabilities for Win32/WannaCrypt, which can stop you from using your PC or accessing your data.

Adobe Flash Player 25.0.0.171 is available for download

Adobe has released Flash Player 25.0.0.171 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates address multiple critical-risk vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

VirtualBox 5.1.22 is now available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 22 (Version 5.1.22 Build 115126) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and regression fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.20

Here are highlights of changes in this release:
  • Linux Additions: fixed mount.vboxsf symlink problem (5.1.20 regression)
  • Storage: fixed a potential hang under rare circumstances
  • VMM: fixed software virtualization on Solaris hosts (5.1.20 regressionn)

.NET Framework 4.7 is now available

Microsoft has announced the general availability of version 4.7 of the .NET Framework and can be downloaded from the Microsoft Download website. The .NET Framework 4.7 includes improvements in several areas:
  • High DPI support for Windows Forms applications on Windows 10
  • Touch support for WPF applications on Windows 10
  • Enhanced cryptography support
  • Support for C# 7 and VB 15, including ValueTuple
  • Support for .NET Standard 1.6
  • Performance and reliability improvements
You can see the complete list of improvements in the .NET Framework 4.7 release notes.

Avira Free Antivirus for Windows version 15.0.26.48 (April 27th, 2017) is available

Avira GmbH has released an Update version 15.0.26.48 of Avira Free Antivirus for Windows. This new release includes a number of improved features and minor bug fixes.

VirtualBox 5.1.20 is now available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 20 (Version 5.1.20 Build 114628) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and regression fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.18

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.47

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.47 is available for download. This update includes detection for the latest variants from these malware families.

Download Adobe Flash Player 25.0.0.148


Adobe has released Flash Player 25.0.0.148 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates includes stability improvements and also address multiple critical-risk vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Paint.Net 4.0.15 is available for download


Paint.Net has been updated to version 4.0.15. This new release fixes a crash in the Magic Wand tool if it was used twice in a row with a selection mode other than Replace.

iTunes 12.6 is available for download

Apple has released an update version 12.6.0 of iTunes for Mac and Windows. According to the company's release notes, iTunes 12.6.0 includes "minor app and performance improvements."

TeamViewer 12.1.10277.0 is available for download

TeamViewer 12.1.10277.0 released
TeamViewer GmbH has released an update (12.1.10277.0) for TeamViewer on Windows. There are no official changelog for this release, but it likely contains some enhancements and bug fixes.

Filezilla 3.25.1 is now available for download

FileZilla.org has released the FileZilla 3.25.1. The following bug was fixed in FileZilla 3.25.1:
  • OS X: Fixed a crash if connecting to old servers not supporting UTF-8.
  • Fixed timeout detection.

VirtualBox 5.1.18 is available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 18 (Version 5.1.18 Build 114002) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and regression fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.16

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.46

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.46 is available for download. This update includes detection for the latest variants from these malware families.

Adobe Flash Player 25.0.0.127 is available for download

Adobe has released Flash Player 25.0.0.127 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates includes stability improvements and also address multiple critical-risk vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

VirtualBox 5.1.16 is available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 16 (Version 5.1.16 Build 113841) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and bug fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.14

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.45

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.45 is available for download. This update includes updated detection and cleaning capabilities for Trojan: Win32/Chuckenit families.

Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 9.6 is now available

Overview
Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit makes it easy to assess your current IT infrastructure for a variety of technology migration projects. This Solution Accelerator provides a powerful inventory, assessment, and reporting tool to simplify the migration planning process.

Adobe Flash Player 24.0.0.221 is available for download

Adobe has released Flash Player 24.0.0.221 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates includes stability improvements and also address multiple critical-risk vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

iTunes 12.5.5 is available for download

Apple has released an update version 12.5.5 of iTunes for Mac and Windows. According to the company's release notes, iTunes 12.5.5 includes "minor app and performance improvements."

VirtualBox 5.1.14 Build 112924 is now available for download

Oracle has released VirtualBox 5.1 Maintenance Release 14 (Version 5.1.14 Build 112924) for Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris. This release includes a number of improvements and bug fixes from Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.12

Filezilla 3.24.0 is now available

FileZilla.org has released the final version 0f FileZilla 3.24.0. This build brings a number of new features, updates and improvements as well as includes several bug fixes.

Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool 5.44

The latest release, Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) 5.44 is available for download. This update includes detection for the latest variants from these malware families.

Adobe Flash Player 24.0.0.194 is available for download

Adobe has released Flash Player 24.0.0.194 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates includes stability improvements and also address multiple critical-risk vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.