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To all IT professionals,
Please be aware of the following updates for Adobe Reader /Acrobat  and Blackberry.  If you have specific questions, please contact the ITS Security team: [log in to unmask]






Jon Wilson

Communications Specialist
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
(402) 472-5228
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[NCCIC / US-CERT]

National Cyber Awareness System:

Security Updates Available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat<https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/current-activity/2013/10/08/Security-Updates-Available-Adobe-Reader-and-Acrobat>
10/08/2013 12:27 PM EDT

Original release date: October 08, 2013

Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat XI (11.0.04) for Windows.  These updates address a regression that occurred in version 11.0.04 affecting Javascript security controls.

US-CERT recommends that users and administrators review Adobe Security Bulletin APSB13-25<http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb13-25.html> and follow best practice security policies to determine which updates should be applied.


BlackBerry Releases Security Advisory<https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/current-activity/2013/10/09/BlackBerry-Releases-Security-Advisory>
10/09/2013 09:14 AM EDT

Original release date: October 09, 2013

BlackBerry has released a security advisory to address a vulnerability that affects the BlackBerry Universal Device Service installed by default with BlackBerry® Enterprise Service (BES) versions 10.0 to 10.1.2. This vulnerability could potentially allow an attacker to obtain escalation of privilege and then execute arbitrary code.



US-CERT recommends users and administrators to review the BlackBerry Security Advisory BSRT-2013-011<http://btsc.webapps.blackberry.com/btsc/viewdocument.do;jsessionid=E4A5C454F09CEB6944116A2EA77545B3?externalId=KB35139&sliceId=1&cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&noCount=true&ViewedDocsListHelper=com.kanisa.apps.common.BaseViewedDocsListHelperImpl> and follow best practice security policies to determine which updates should be applied.



Jon Wilson

Communications Specialist
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
(402) 472-5228
[log in to unmask]

Information Technology Services
Reliable. Resourceful. Relevant.