Cisco Releases Security Updates

Number: AV17-088
Date: 22 June 2017

Purpose

The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to multiple Cisco security advisories.

Assessment

Cisco released multiple security updates to address vulnerabilities (High Impact) in the following products.  In each instance, a remote attacker could exploit one of these vulnerabilities and take control of a system.

CVE References:

CVE-2017-6662, CVE-2017-6669, CVE-2017-6678

Suggested Action

CCIRC recommends that system administrators test and deploy the vendor-released updates to affected applications accordingly.

References:

https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170621-piepnm1
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170621-wnrp
https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20170621-vpc

Note to Readers

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