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Security Update:A collection of Bluetooth vulnerabilities, known as BlueBorne, is potentially affecting millions of unpatched mobile phones, computers, and Internet of Things (IoT) devices

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 13:34

Reason

Security update

Impact

Adobe users

WHAT HAPPENED?

A collection of Bluetooth vulnerabilities, known as BlueBorne, is potentially affecting millions of unpatched mobile phones, computers, and Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

 

Advanced Users: For a complete description of these vulnerabilities, refer to CERT Vulnerability Note VU#240311 at: http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/240311

 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Windows
  • OS X
  • Linux-kernel-based operating systems including Android and Tizen

 

WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

Some of these vulnerabilities, if exploited, could allow an attacker to take control of the effected device.

 

HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

Update your software

  1. If you are supported by ITFS or have different IT support, no action on your part is required.
  2. If you do not have IT support or they do not support your computer, refer to CERT Vulnerability Note VU#240311 at: http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/240311

 

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