Saturday, December 6, 2014

Netiquette IQ Security Alert for Apple, VM and IBM - From US-Cert




12/04/2014 11:03 PM EST
Original release date: December 04, 2014
Apple has released security updates for Safari to address multiple vulnerabilities. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code on an affected system.
Updates include:
·         Safari 8.0.1 for OS X Yosemite v10.10.1
·         Safari 7.11 for OS X Mavericks v10.9.5
·         Safari 6.2.1 for OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.5
US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Apple security update HT6596 and apply the necessary updates.



12/04/2014 04:42 PM EST
Original release date: December 04, 2014
IBM has released Tivoli Endpoint Manager Mobile Device Management (MDM) version 9.0.60100 to address a vulnerability which may allow a remote attacker to gain control of an affected system.
Users and administrators are encouraged to review the IBM Security Bulletin and apply the necessary updates.
  VMware Releases Security Updates for vCenter Server, vCenter Server Appliance, and ESXi
12/05/2014 04:32 PM EST
Original release date: December 05, 2014
VMware has released a security advisory to address multiple vulnerabilities in vCenter Server, vCenter Server Appliance, and ESXi. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to perform man-in-the-middle or cross-site scripting attacks.
US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review VMware Security Advisory VSMA-2014-0012 and apply the necessary updates.
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