Security Update:Microsoft released a security update to address a HIGH vulnerability in PowerShell Core
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PowerShell Core users
Microsoft released a security update to address a HIGH vulnerability in PowerShell Core.
Advanced Users: For a complete description and affected software refer to CVE-2019-1167: Windows Defender Application Control Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability at: https://github.com/PowerShell/PowerShell/security/advisories/GHSA-5frh-8cmj-gc59 - user-content-affected-software
- PowerShell Core Version 6.1 and 6.2
WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?
An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system.
HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?
Update your software
- If you are supported by ITFS or have different IT support, no action on your part is required.
- If you do not have IT support or they do not support your computer, update PowerShell Core to an unaffected version. See the advisory listed above.
IT Security – http://it.ucsf.edu/security