May 2019 Patch Tuesday

by BeyondTrust Research  | 

​Welcome back to this month’s Patch Tuesday. This month includes patches for 79 vulnerabilities, including one that is actively being exploited in the wild. There is also an advisory from Microsoft detailing a vulnerability in Intel CPU speculative execution that came to light only a few hours before the release of the patches. The new speculative execution vulnerability is dubbed “Zombieload” and is similar to “Spectre” and “Meltdown” from last year. Microsoft has released mitigation instructions for CVE-2019-0863, “Zombieload”, in it’s advisory (ADV190013).

BeyondTrust Rolls Out Unified Support Experience to Customers

by Dave Giles  | 

​Earlier this month, BeyondTrust rolled out a new customer support portal. This new portal provides a unified experience across all BeyondTrust products and solutions. BeyondTrust customers can now log and track support cases, access helpful information about their BeyondTrust instance, view account information, and more—all from one place.

KuppingerCole Report Says Password Safe Delivers Market-Leading Shared Account Password Management and Session Management Capabilities

by Kevin Franks  | 

Password Safe is BeyondTrust’s flagship privileged account and session management (PASM) solution. In a new executive view report, analyst firm KuppingerCole takes a deep dive into the product’s shared account password management and session management capabilities and explores how the integrations with other components in the BeyondTrust PAM platform “represents one of the most comprehensive PAM solutions in the market today." Read more, and download the report for free.