A major Security Alert has been issued warning of malware contained in the installer of the free CCleaner system cleaning utility. Piriform, makers of CCleaner, have confirmed that the affected version is CCleaner 5.33, available from 15 August 2017 to 12 September 2017. Importantly, Piriform says the malware only affects Windows 32-bit users. If you’ve installed version 5.33, you should upgrade to the latest Version 5.34.6207 of CCleaner or newer. If you believe you’ve been infected, at present the only way to be sure of removing the infection is to do a Windows reinstall or restore from an unaffected backup.
Google has released Version 61.0.3163.91 of the Chrome browser. This version provides security and bug fixes.
A new Version 5.34.6207 of the free CCleaner system cleaning utility has been released. This version fixes favicon cleaning in Firefoox, and provides other bug fixes.
It’s free from September 14-17 and pre-loads open today.
Third-person shooter The Division will be free to play in its entirety this weekend. Running from September 14-17, the base game, including the campaign and Dark Zone, will open up to anyone curious enough to give Massive’s post-disaster romp in New York a late tour.
Access kicks off September 14th at 7 pm CEST and closes out September 17th at 10 pm CEST, but you’ll be able to pre-load in the Uplay client starting today at 6 pm CEST.
To give it a shot, see Ubi’s blog post for detailed information.
- The Flame in the Flood
- Infested Planet
- Human: Fall Flat
- Samorost 3
- Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide
- American Truck Simulator
AMD has released the Crimson ReLive Edition 17.9.1 driver for the HD 7700, HD 8500 series and above on Windows 7, 8.1 and 10. This driver provides a range of bug fixes.
GPU-Z, a free graphics card information utility, has reached Version 2.3.0. This version provides support for new chipsets, as well as minor improvements and bug fixes.
Mozilla has released Version 55.0.2 of the Firefox browser. This version provides bug fixes.
Nvidia has released the 385.28 WHQL certified graphics driver. This driver is for GeForce 400 and higher graphics cards under Windows 7, 8 and 10. It is the recommended driver for Agents of Mayhem and Killing Floor: Incursion. The driver also contains PhysX version 9.17.0524 and updates GeForce Experience version 3.8.0.