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Security Update:CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) has released information on Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2) protocol vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 09:30

Reason

Security Update

Impact

WPA2 users

WHAT HAPPENED?

CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) has released information on Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2) protocol vulnerabilities.

 

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements and affected software refer to:

 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Please refer to the CERT/CC's Vulnerability Note listed above.

 

WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system.

 

HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

Update your software

  1. IT is assessing impact and remediation strategy for enterprise-managed systems.
  2. If you do not have IT support or they do not support your computer for updates refer to the CERT/CC's Vulnerability Note listed above.

 

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