5 Bytes Podcast Episode Guide
Episode: 312

VMware to Divest EUC Department! CUGC Ending! Patch Tuesday News!

On this week’s episode I dive into popular frameworks and libraries causing security issues in enterprise applications, I talk about various recent VMware announcements, the end of the CUGC and much more!

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Here are this episode’s links as shown in the YouTube video:

Scripts, Tricks and Tips:

Windows Installer Log Tip:

https://twitter.com/MasterPackager/status/1732760404038750303

Hot Job with Login VSI:

https://twitter.com/RonOglesby/status/1733147642803183831

Edge DX Tip:

https://twitter.com/TrententTye/status/1734596978246627463

My Festive Tech Calendar Session on Automated Patching:

https://twitter.com/Rorymon/status/1734584817797239144

Cloudpaging User Group:

https://www.meetup.com/cloudpaging-user-group/events/297239780/?utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=share-btn_savedevents_share_modal&utm_source=twitter

News

VMware Starts a New Chapter:

https://blogs.vmware.com/teamfusion/2023/12/a-new-chapter.html

VMware to Turn Screw on Perpetual License Holders:

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2023/12/broadcom-ends-vmware-perpetual-license-sales-testing-customers-and-partners/

VMware to Divest EUC Division:

https://blogs.vmware.com/euc/2023/12/an-exciting-new-era-for-end-user-computing.html

CUGC to End:

https://www.theregister.com/2023/12/05/citrix_user_group_community_ends/#:~:text=Citrix%20has%20pulled%20the%20plug,has%20operated%20for%20eight%20years

Final CUGC in Omaha:

https://twitter.com/VirtualOzzy/status/1732414611037794470

Patch Tuesday News Roundup:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/microsoft-december-2023-patch-tuesday-fixes-34-flaws-1-zero-day/

Windows 10 End of Support and ESU Announcement:

https://www.theregister.com/2023/12/06/microsoft_windows_10_security/?utm_medium=share&utm_content=article&utm_source=twitter

Apple Backports Fixes to Old Devices:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/apple/apple-emergency-updates-fix-recent-zero-days-on-older-iphones/

Google Kind of Fixes Lost Files Issue in Google Drive:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/google/google-shares-fix-for-deleted-google-drive-files/

Windows 11 Enhancements:

https://blogs.windows.com/windows-insider/2023/12/07/announcing-windows-11-insider-preview-build-26010-canary-channel/

Teams Upgrades Excluded for VDI Users:

https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/new-teams-automatic-upgrade-announced

Google Fiber 20 Gbps Fiber to Launch in 2024:

https://www.tomshardware.com/networking/google-fibers-dollar250-a-month-ultra-fast-20-gbps-internet-tier-hits-early-access-includes-wi-fi-7-router?utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=socialflow&utm_medium=social

23andMe Terms Updated to Avoid Class Action Lawsuits:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/23andme-updates-user-agreement-to-prevent-data-breach-lawsuits/

Teams Users Warned About Chrome Update:

https://twitter.com/tomarbuthnot/status/1734520378532237756

Google Accessed of Faking Gemini AI Trailer:

https://www.cnbctv18.com/technology/google-admits-faking-the-gemini-demo-video-featuring-blue-duck-18538271.htm

AI to Modernize COBOL Applications:

https://www.pcmag.com/articles/ibms-plan-to-update-cobol-with-watson

Vulnerable Log4j Still Rampant in Apps:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/over-30-percent-of-log4j-apps-use-a-vulnerable-version-of-the-library/

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