Security Update:The CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) has released information on multiple vulnerabilities in Broadcom WiFi chipset drivers
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Broadcom WiFi chipset driver users
The CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) has released information on multiple vulnerabilities in Broadcom WiFi chipset drivers.
Advanced Users: For a complete description of the vulnerabilities and effected systems, visit:
- Broadcom WiFi chipset drivers contain multiple vulnerabilities: Vulnerability Note VU#166939 at: https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/166939/
AFFECTED SYSTEM - Versions:
- The Broadcom wl driver and the open-source brcmfmac driver for Broadcom WiFi chipsets
WHAT’S THE PROBLEM?
A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.
WHAT DO I NEED TO DO?
Users and administrators are encouraged to go to the link listed above, review the Cisco Security Advisory and update the appropriate software.
- IT SECURITY at https://it.ucsf.edu/security