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FTC Releases Data Breach Recovery and Prevention Video

By on September 22, 2016 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: September 22, 2016 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has released a step-by-step video to users whose personal information may have been exposed in a data breach. This video provides instruction on how to report an incident and develop a personal recovery plan after a data breach has occurred. US-CERT encourages users to […]

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ST16-001: Securing Voter Registration Data

By on September 15, 2016 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: September 15, 2016 Overview Voter registration databases (VRDB) and election systems are rich targets and may continue to experience frequent attempted intrusions. This problem is not unique to individual states—it is shared across the nation. The keys to good cybersecurity are awareness and constant vigilance.  What are the threats that may place […]

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Apple Releases Security Update

By on August 25, 2016 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: August 25, 2016 Apple has released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilites in iOS. Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. The update is for iPhone 4s and later, iPad 2 and later, and iPod touch (5th generation) and later. […]

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DHS Announces Cyber Incident Reporting Information

By on July 31, 2016 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: July 29, 2016 The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has released guidelines and points of contact for reporting cyber incidents to the Federal Government. This communication follows the recent release of Presidential Policy Directive 41 (PPD-41)—United States Cyber Incident Coordination—which outlines how the Federal Government will handle cyber incidents. Users […]

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Cisco Releases Security Update

By on July 20, 2016 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: July 20, 2016 Cisco has released a security update to address a vulnerability in its Unified Computing System (UCS) Performance Manager. Exploitation of this vulnerability could allow an authenticated remote attacker to take control of an affected system. Users and administrators are encouraged to review the following Cisco Security Advisory and apply […]

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Oracle Releases Security Bulletin

By on July 19, 2016 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: July 19, 2016 Oracle has released its Critical Patch Update for July 2016 to address 276 vulnerabilities across multiple products. Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review the Oracle July 2016 Critical Patch Update […]

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Drupal Releases Security Advisory

By on July 18, 2016 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: July 18, 2016 Drupal has released an advisory to address a vulnerability in Drupal core 8.x versions prior to 8.1.7. Exploitation of  this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. Users and administrators are encouraged to review Drupal’s Security Advisory and apply the necessary update. This […]

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Apple Releases Multiple Security Updates

By on July 18, 2016 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: July 18, 2016 Apple has released security updates for iTunes, Safari, tvOS, watchOS, iOS, and OS X El Captain. Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. Available updates include: iTunes 12.4.2 for Windows 7 and later Safari 9.1.2 for OS X […]

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Microsoft Releases Security Updates

By on July 12, 2016 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: July 12, 2016 Microsoft has released 11 updates to address vulnerabilities in Microsoft software. Exploitation of one of these vulnerabilities could allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Microsoft Security Bulletins MS16-084 through MS16-094 and apply the necessary updates. This product […]

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Adobe Releases Security Updates

By on July 12, 2016 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: July 12, 2016 Adobe has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Acrobat, Flash Player, Reader, and XMP Tookit for Java. Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system Users and administrators are encouraged to review Adobe Security Bulletins APSB16-24, APSB16-25, and […]

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