Highlights and Updates

Apple Releases Security Updates

Wednesday, 21st July 2021

Apple has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in multiple products. An attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected device.

We encourage users and administrators to review the Apple security pages for the following products and apply the necessary updates.

Microsoft Releases July 2021 Security Updates

Tuesday, 13th July 2021

Microsoft has released updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft software. A remote attacker can exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

We encourage users and administrators to review Microsoft’s July 2021 Security Update Summary and Deployment Information and apply the necessary updates.

SAP Releases July 2021 Security Updates

Tuesday, 13th July 2021

SAP has released security updates to address vulnerabilities affecting multiple products. An attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. 

We encourage users and administrators to review the SAP Security Notes for July 2021 and apply the necessary updates.

VMware Releases Security Update

Monday, 12th July 2021

VMware has released a security update to address a vulnerability in VMware ESXi and VMware Cloud Foundation. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system

We encourage users and administrators to review VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2021-0014 and apply the necessary update.

PrintNightmare, Critical Windows Print Spooler Vulnerability

Wednesday, 30th June 2021

The CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) has released a VulNote for a critical remote code execution vulnerability in the Windows Print spooler service, noting: “while Microsoft has released an update for CVE-2021-1675, it is important to realize that this update does not address the public exploits that also identify as CVE-2021-1675.” An attacker can exploit this vulnerability—nicknamed PrintNightmare—to take control of an affected system.

Citrix Releases Security Updates for Hypervisor

Monday, 28th June 2021

Citrix has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Hypervisor. An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to cause a denial-of-service condition.

We encourage users and administrators to review Citrix Security Update CTX316325 and apply the necessary updates.

VMware?Releases Security Updates

Wednesday, 23rd June 2021

VMware has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in the VMware Carbon Black App Control management server as well as VMware Tools for Windows, VMware Remote Console for Windows, and VMware App Volumes. An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

We encourage users and administrators to review VMware Security Advisory Advisories VMSA-2021-0012 and VMSA-2021-0013 and apply the necessary updates.

Google Releases Security Updates for Chrome

Friday, 18th June 2021

Google has released Chrome version 91.0.4472.114 for Windows, Mac, and Linux. This version addresses vulnerabilities that an attacker could exploit to take control of an affected system. One of these vulnerabilities—CVE-2021-30554—has been detected in exploits in the wild.

We encourage users and administrators to review the Chrome Release Note and apply the necessary updates.

Apple Releases Security Updates for iOS 12.5.4

Wednesday, 16th June 2021

Apple has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in iOS 12.5.4. An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

We encourage users and administrators to review the Apple security update and apply the necessary updates.

SAP Releases June 2021 Security Updates

Monday, 14th June 2021

SAP has released security updates to address vulnerabilities affecting multiple products. An attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

We encourage users and administrators to review the SAP Security Notes for June 2021 and apply the necessary updates.