Microsoft Addresses Windows TCP/IP RCE/DoS Vulnerability

Original release date: October 14, 2020

Microsoft has released a security update to address a protocol vulnerability—CVE-2020-16898—in Windows Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)/IP stack handling of Internet Control Message Protocol version 6 (ICMPv6) Router Advertisement packets. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system or cause a denial-of-service condition.
 
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review Microsoft’s Security Advisory for more information, and apply the necessary updates or workaround.
 

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Adobe Releases Security Updates for Flash Player

Original release date: October 14, 2020

Adobe has released security updates to address a vulnerability affecting Flash Player. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system.

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review Adobe Security Bulletin APSB20-58 and apply the necessary update.

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Apache Releases Security Updates for Apache Tomcat

Original release date: October 14, 2020

The Apache Software Foundation has released a security advisory to address a vulnerability in Apache Tomcat. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information. 

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review Apache Security Advisory for CVE-2020-13943 and upgrade to the appropriate version.

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