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  • NCSC Releases 2019 Active Cyber Defence Report:
    Original release date: July 16, 2019

    The United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has released their 2019 Active Cyber Defence (ACD) report, which provides an analysis of program outcomes throughout 2018. NCSC’s ACD program—stood up in 2016—seeks to reduce harm from commodity cyberattacks against the United Kingdom.

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review NCSC’s report for more information.

    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

  • Microsoft Releases Security Updates for PowerShell Core:
    Original release date: July 16, 2019

    Microsoft has released updates to address a vulnerability in PowerShell Core versions 6.1 and 6.2. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system.

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Microsoft Security Advisory and apply the necessary updates.

    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

  • Oracle Releases July 2019 Security Bulletin:
    Original release date: July 16, 2019

    Oracle has released its Critical Patch Update for July 2019 to address 319 vulnerabilities across multiple products. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Oracle July 2019 Critical Patch Update and apply the necessary updates.

    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

  • DHS Webinar: Cybersecurity Threats to the Healthcare Sector:
    Original release date: July 16, 2019

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the American Hospital Association (AHA) are conducting a webinar focused on current cybersecurity threats to the healthcare sector. The webinar will be held on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at 1 p.m. ET.

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages healthcare professionals and their customers to register for the webinar to learn more about ransomware and best practices for securing medical devices.

    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

  • IRS Releases Six Cybersecurity Safeguards:
    Original release date: July 16, 2019

    The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued a news release outlining six cybersecurity safeguards to protect computers, email, and sensitive data. The recommendations are part of the Taxes. Security. Together. Checklist, which the IRS created to help tax professionals protect sensitive taxpayer data.

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages tax professionals and taxpayers to review the IRS news release and CISA’s Tip on Safeguarding Your Data for more information.

    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

  • Google Releases Security Updates for Chrome:
    Original release date: July 15, 2019

    Google has released Chrome 75.0.3770.142 for Windows, Mac, and Linux. This version addresses a vulnerability that an attacker can exploit to take control of an affected system.

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Chrome Release and apply the necessary updates.

    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

  • NCSC Releases Advisory on Ongoing DNS Hijacking Campaign:
    Original release date: July 12, 2019

    The United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has released an advisory about an ongoing Domain Name System (DNS) hijacking campaign. The advisory details risks and mitigations for organizations to defend against this campaign, in which attackers use compromised credentials to modify the location to which an organization’s domain name resources resolve to redirect users, obtain sensitive information, and cause man-in-the-middle attacks.

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages administrators to review the NCSC Advisory, apply the recommended mitigations, and refer to CISA’s Alert AA19-024A – DNS Infrastructure Hijacking Campaign for more information.

    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

  • Atlassian Releases Security Updates for Jira:
    Original release date: July 11, 2019

    Atlassian has released security updates to address a vulnerability affecting Jira Server and Jira Data Center. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system.

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review Atlassian Security Advisory 2019-07-10 and Canadian Centre for Cyber Security Advisory AV19-143 and apply the necessary updates or mitigations.

    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

  • Juniper Networks Releases Multiple Security Updates:
    Original release date: July 10, 2019

    Juniper Networks has released security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in various products. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Juniper Security Advisories webpage and apply the necessary updates.

    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

  • Cisco Releases Security Updates for Multiple Products:
    Original release date: July 10, 2019

    Cisco has released security updates to address a vulnerability in Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Software and Firepower Threat Defense Software. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial-of-service condition.

    The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators to review the Cisco Security Advisory and apply the necessary updates.

    This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

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