Highlights and Updates

Google Releases Security Updates for Chrome

Wednesday, 20th October 2021

Google has released Chrome version 95.0.4638.54  for Windows, Mac, and Linux. This version addresses vulnerabilities that an attacker could exploit to take control of an affected system.

We encourage users and administrators to review the Chrome Release Note and apply the necessary update as soon as possible.

Oracle Releases October 2021 Critical Patch Update

Tuesday, 19th October 2021

Oracle has released its Critical Patch Update for October 2021 to address 419 vulnerabilities across multiple products. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

We encourage users and administrators to review the Oracle October 2021 Critical Patch Update and apply the necessary updates.

Apache Releases Security Advisory for Tomcat??

Saturday, 16th October 2021

The Apache Software Foundation has released a security advisory to address a vulnerability in multiple versions of Tomcat. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial of service condition.

We encourage users and administrators to review Apache’s security advisory for CVE-2021-42340 and apply the necessary updates.

Juniper Networks Releases Security Updates for Multiple Products

Saturday, 16th October 2021

Juniper Networks 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 Juniper Networks security advisories page and apply the necessary updates.

Multi-Factor Authentication

Thursday, 14th October 2021

So you’ve locked down all your accounts with strong, unique passwords. Well, there’s more you can do to make it even harder for cybercriminals to access your accounts. You should utilize multi-factor authentication, sometimes called two-factor authentication or strong authentication, to better secure your accounts. Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is the process of using more than one method to authenticate your identity. The methods should involve two independent sources.

Microsoft Releases October 2021 Security Updates

Tuesday, 12th October 2021

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

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

Adobe Releases Security Updates for Multiple Products

Tuesday, 12th October 2021

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

We encourage users and administrators to review the following Adobe Security Bulletins and apply the necessary updates:

Apple Releases Security Update to Address CVE-2021-30883

Tuesday, 12th October 2021

Apple has released a security update to address a vulnerability—CVE-2021-30883—in multiple products. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system. This vulnerability has been detected in exploits in the wild.

We encourage users to review the Apple security page for iOS 15.0.2 and iPadOS 15.0.2 and apply the necessary updates as soon as possible.

Google Releases Security Updates for Chrome

Tuesday, 12th October 2021

Google has updated the Stable channel to 94.0.4606.81 for Windows, Mac and Linux. This version addresses vulnerabilities that an attacker could exploit to take control of an affected system.

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

Mozilla Releases Security Updates for Firefox and Firefox ESR

Wednesday, 6th October 2021

Mozilla has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Firefox and Firefox ESR . An attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. 

We encourage users and administrators to review the Mozilla security advisories for Firefox 93, FirefoxESR 78.15, and Firefox ESR 91.2.