Citrix Security Updates
Date: 11 March 2016
The purpose of the advisory is to bring attention to the recently released security updates for Citrix.
Citrix Licensing has released security updates to address CVE-2015-8277 that could allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to crash the License Server and potentially execute arbitrary code on the server.
- Citrix License Server 11.13.12 and earlier for Windows
- Citrix License Server VPX 11.13.12 and earlier
CVE Reference: CVE-2015-8277
CCIRC recommends that system administrators test and deploy the vendor-released updates to affected applications accordingly.
Note to Readers
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