CDSA

Weekend Vulnerability and Patch Report, June 17, 2018

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Important Security Updates

Adobe Shockwave Player: Adobe has released version 12.3.2.204 of Shockwave Player running on Windows and Macintosh. Updates are available through the program or from Adobe’s Shockwave Web Site.

Apple: Apple has released updates in macOS High Sierra. Additional details are available on Apple’s website.

AxCrypt: AxCrypt has released version 2.1.1560.0. Updates are available from AxCrypt’s website.

Dashlane: Dashlane has released version 5.15.0.21720. Updates are available from Dashlane’s website.

Google Chrome: Google has released Google Chrome version 67.0.3396.87. Updates are available from within the browser or from Google’s website.

LastPass: LastPass has released version 4.12.0 for its Free Password Manager. Updates are available from LastPass’ website.

Microsoft Patch Tuesday: Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday released updates to address dozens of vulnerabilities, some of which are highly critical within Windows operating systems, Internet Explorer, Edge, Office, and other Microsoft products. Additional details are available at Microsoft’s website.

Opera: Opera has released version 53.0.2907.99. Updates are available from within the browser or from Opera’s website.

Current Software Versions

Adobe Flash Player 30.0.0.113

Adobe Reader DC 2018.011.20040

Dropbox 51.4.66 [Citadel warns against relying on security of Dropbox or other cloud-based file exchange systems. We recommend files containing sensitive information be independently encrypted with a program like Axcrypt; encryption keys be at least 15 characters long; and the master Dropbox [or other] password be at least 15 characters long and different from other passwords.]

Firefox 60.0.2 [Windows]

Internet Explorer 11.0.56

Java SE 8 Update 171 [Citadel recommends removing or disabling Java from your browser. Java is a major source of cyber criminal exploits. It is not needed for most internet browsing. If you have a particular web site that requires Java, Citadel recommends using a two-browser approach to minimize risk. If you normally browse the Web with Firefox, for example, disable the Java plugin in Firefox and use an alternative browser — such as Chrome, IE9, Safari, etc — with Java enabled to browse only the sites that require it.]

Microsoft Edge 42.17134.1.0

QuickTime 7.7.9 [Citadel recommends removing QuickTime. On April 14, 2016 US-CERT advised Microsoft Windows users to remove QuickTime. This followed a report in ars technica that Apple has no plans to update the Windows app despite at least two reliable QuickTime vulnerabilities that threaten Windows users who still have the program installed.]

Safari 11.1 [Mac OS X Mavericks, Yosemite, El Capitan]

Skype 8.18.0.6

For Your IT Department

Cisco Multiple Products: Cisco has released updates for IP Phone 7800 and 8800 Series, CPU Side-Channel, Meeting Server, WebEx and more. Apply updates. Additional details are available on Cisco’s website.

VMware: VMware has released an update for AirWatch Agent. Apply update. Additional details are available on VMware’s website.