SyCom Security Advisory: 10/10/18

Vulnerability Details & Action Plan
Microsoft has released updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft software. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

SyCom encourages users and administrators to review Microsoft’s October 2018 Security Update Summary and Deployment Information and apply the necessary updates.

VMware has also released a security advisory to address a vulnerability in ESXi, Workstation, and Fusion. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial-of-service condition.

SyCom encourages users and administrators to review the
VMware Security Advisory
VMSA-2018-0025 and apply the necessary workarounds.

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SyCom will be happy to assist with remediation efforts related to any vulnerability your business might experience. Please contact your SyCom Account Manager or fill out the form and someone will respond as quickly as possible.