The US-CERT Current Activity web page is a regularly updated summary of the most frequent, high-impact types of security incidents currently being reported to the US-CERT.
Google has released security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in Chrome. Some of these vulnerabilities may lead to memory corruption or arbitrary code execution.
Updates available include:
- Chrome 33.0.1750.154 for Windows.
- Chrome 33.0.1750.152 for Mac and Linux.
- Chrome 33.0.1750.152 for all Chrome OS devices.
US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review the Google Chrome release blog entries and apply the necessary updates.
Ubuntu has released security updates to address a vulnerability in the Mutt E-mail Client for Ubuntu 13.10, 12.10, 12.04 LTS, and 10.04 LTS. This vulnerability may allow an attacker to take control of a system via a crafted email.
Users and administrators are encouraged to review Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2147-1 and apply the appropriate update.
Adobe has released a security update to address a critical vulnerability in Adobe Shockwave Player 184.108.40.206 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh operating systems. Exploitation of this vulnerability could allow an attacker to remotely take control of the affected system.
Users and administrators are encouraged to review Adobe Security Bulletin APSB14-10 and determine which updates should be applied.