Apple Security Updates

Number: AV17-191
Date: 13 December 2017

Purpose

The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to an Apple system security updates for iOS, tvOS and AirPort Base Station.

Assessment

Apple has released support articles regarding recent security vulnerabilities in their products and the relevant iOS, tvOS and AirPort Base Station.

 

This update addresses vulnerabilities on the system listed above.

CVE Reference: CVE-2017-9417, CVE-2017-13077, CVE-2017-13078, CVE-2017-13080, CVE-2017-13903

Suggested Action

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

References:

https://support.apple.com/en-ca/HT208354
https://support.apple.com/en-ca/HT208258
https://support.apple.com/en-ca/HT208357
https://support.apple.com/en-ca/HT208359

Note to Readers

In support of Public Safety's mission to build a safe and resilient Canada, CCIRC's mandate is to help ensure the security and resilience of the vital non-federal government cyber systems that underpin Canada's national security, public safety and economic prosperity. As Canada's computer security incident response team, CCIRC is Canada's national coordination centre for the prevention and mitigation of, preparedness for, response to, and recovery from cyber incidents on non-federal government systems. It does this by providing authoritative advice and support, and coordinating information sharing and incident response.

Please note, CCIRC PGP key has recently been updated.
http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/cnt/ntnl-scrt/cbr-scrt/_fl/CCIRCPublicPGPKey.txt

For general information, please contact Public Safety Canada's Public Affairs division at:

Telephone: 613-944-4875 or 1-800-830-3118
Fax: 613-998-9589
E-mail: ps.communications-communications.sp@canada.ca

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