Oracle | Adobe | VMware | Intel | Microsoft

Advisory ID: 
JMCIRT-SA-2020.006
Advisory Date: 
Friday, January 17, 2020
Advisory Description: 


Oracle Releases Critical Patch Update
Original release date: January 14, 2020

Oracle has released its Critical Patch Update for January 2020 containing 334 new security patches to address vulnerabilities across multiple products. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.
The Jamaica Cyber Incident Response Team (JaCIRT) advises users and administrators to peruse the Oracle Critical Patch Update and apply the necessary updates.

 

Adobe Releases Security Updates
Original release date: January 14, 2020

Adobe has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Illustrator CC and Experience Manager. An attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system.
The Jamaica Cyber Incident Response Team (JaCIRT) advises users and administrators to peruse the Adobe’s Security Bulletin 1 and Bulletin 2 and apply the necessary updates.

 

VMware Releases Security Update
Original release date: January 14, 2020

VMware has released a security update to address a vulnerability in VMware Tools. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system.
The Jamaica Cyber Incident Response Team (JaCIRT) advises users and administrators to peruse the VMware Security Advisory and apply the necessary updates.

 

Intel Releases Security Updates
Original release date: January 14, 2020

Intel has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in multiple products. An authenticated attacker with local access could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to gain escalation of privileges.
The Jamaica Cyber Incident Response Team (JaCIRT) advises users and administrators to peruse the following Intel advisories and apply the necessary updates:

 

Microsoft Releases January 2020 Security Updates
Original release date: January 14, 2020

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.
The Jamaica Cyber Incident Response Team (JaCIRT) advises users and administrators to peruse Microsoft’s Security Update Summary and Deployment Info and apply the necessary updates.

 

References

1. US Cert
2. Oracle
3. Adobe 1
4. Adobe 2
5. VMware
6. Intel
7. Microsoft Deployment Info
8. Microsoft Update Summary