Cisco patches Critical Vulnerability, warns of known public exploits

Cisco released security updates to patch critical vulnerabilities in multiple Cisco IOS products as well as high severity bugs in Cisco Wireless LAN, IOS, and other products. Two advisories have been updated with known public vulnerability exploits as recently evealed in Sea Turtle DNS hijacking campaign.

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Multiple vulnerabilities discovered in Broadcom WiFi chipset drivers

The CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) has released a security advisory describing multiple vulnerabilities that impact Broadcom WiFi chipset drivers. Four vendors have confirmed they are impacted at the time of the latest published advisory on Wednesday.

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Germany Publishes New Broadband Router Security Guidelines

The German government Federal Office for Information Security published technical security guidelines for broadband routers commonly used in Small Office and Home Office (SOHO) environments. The new guideline provides recommendations to manufacturers on designing and implementing routing products with “adequate state-of-the -art security features.”

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