CIS Releases Newsletter on Cleaning Up Data and Devices

Original release date: July 31, 2019

The Center for Internet Security (CIS) July Newsletter reminds users to properly dispose of old or unused data and devices. Without careful management of online accounts, cloud storage, physical storage, and electronic devices, users could inadvertently disclose sensitive information that can be exploited by cyber criminals. CIS is home to the Multi-State Information Sharing & Analysis Center (MS-ISAC), a Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) partner focused on cyber threat prevention, protection, response, and recovery for U.S. state, local, tribal, and territorial government entities.

CISA encourages users and administrators to review the CIS Newsletter on Cleaning Out Your Old Data and Devices and the CISA Tip on Proper Disposal of Electronic Devices for more information.

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Dell Releases Security Advisory for Dell SupportAssist

Original release date: June 21, 2019

Dell has released a security advisory to address a vulnerability in Dell SupportAssist software. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to access sensitive information.

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review Dell Security Advisory DSA-2019-084 and apply the necessary update.


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Apache Releases Security Advisory for Apache Tomcat

Original release date: June 20, 2019

Apache has released a security advisory to address a vulnerability in Apache Tomcat. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial-of-service condition.

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Apache security advisory for CVE-2019-10072 and upgrade to the appropriate version.


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Apple Releases Security Updates for AirPort 802.11n Wi-Fi Base Stations

Original release date: June 20, 2019

Apple has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme, and AirPort Time Capsule wireless routers with 802.11n. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourage users and administrators to review the Apple security page for AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.8.1 and apply the necessary updates.


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