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Security Update:Google released an android update to resolve the KRACK WPA vulnerability

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 15:42

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Android users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Google released an android update to resolve the KRACK WPA vulnerability.

 

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancement and affected software refer to the following Android Security Bulletin-November2017:

 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Any mobile Android system

 

WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

Exploitation of one these vulnerabilities could allow a remote attacker bypass user interaction requirements before joining an unsecured Wi-Fi network.

 

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, please view the security bulletin listed above.

 

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