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Bash Security Vulnerability Patched (CVE-2014-6271)

25 Sep 2014 00:00 | Posted in General, Security

On September 24, a serious vulnerability was found in bash, a shell which is ubiquitous on Linux systems. If exploited, this vulnerability could allow arbitrary code to be run on the system. There are a number of different scenarios under which this vulnerability could be exploited, and it affects virtually all versions of bash.

We would like to reassure our customers that that we have patched all of our servers, and have verified that we are currently not vulnerable to this security issue. We have found no evidence that this vulnerability was used against any of our servers. We will continue to follow the development of this issue closely. Please contact us if you have any questions.

UPDATE: The patch for CVE-2014-7169 has now been applied as well on all our servers.


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