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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.

Oracle Releases Critical Patch Update for October 2011

Oracle has released its Critical Patch Update and Java SE Critical Patch Update Advisory for October 2011 to address 77 vulnerabilities across multiple products. This update contains the following security fixes:

Apple Releases Multiple Security Updates

Apple has released security updates for Apple iOS, Safari 5.1.1, OS X Lion v10.7.2, iWork 09, and Apple TV 4.4 to address multiple vulnerabilities. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, cause a denial-of-service condition, obtain sensitive information, and bypass security restrictions.

US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review the following Apple Support Articles and apply any necessary updates to help mitigate the risks.

  • HT5004 - Numbers for iOS v1.5
  • HT5003 - Pages for iOS v1.5
  • HT5000 - Safari 5.1.1
  • HT5002 - OS X Lion v10.7.2 and Security Update 2011-006
  • HT5001 - Apple TV 4.4
  • HT4999 - iOS 5 Software Update

Apple Releases iTunes 10.5

Apple has released iTunes 10.5 to address multiple vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial-of-service condition.

US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Apple article HT4981 and apply any necessary updates to help mitigate the risks.

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