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Interim Update on the Current Security Situation in Relation to Modern CPUs

Summary: Earlier this week we were alerted about a vulnerability that could potentially allow a remote attacker to access privileged memory on servers, desktops etc. We have been working with our vendors in relation to this. What is affected: All services are potentially affected. Every Linux and Windows release is currently vulnerable to these attacks. Our […]

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Firewall Maintenance

Cisco have issued a high impact security advisory for a number of vulnerabilities discovered recently. The Shadow Brokers EPICBANANA and EXTRABACON Exploits Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance SNMP Remote Code Execution Vulnerability We are scheduling two maintenance windows to unclog our arteries. The firewalls are clustered and each pair will be failed over twice. Date: 2016-08-31 23:00 – 2016-09-01 […]

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