Cisco Patches Security Holes

Monday, July 16, 2012 @ 06:07 PM gHale

Cisco wants users to update their TelePresence system software and appliances following the release of security fixes.

The company issued four software updates addressing vulnerabilities in various components of the videoconferencing platform.

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According to Cisco’s advisories, the vulnerable components include the TelePresence Manager, Recording Server, Multipoint Switch and the TelePresence Immersive Endpoint System. If targeted, the components could suffer exploitation for remote code execution operations.

Other possible risks include denial-of-service and the ability for an attacker to execute commands on the compromised system.

Cisco released a series of security patches to address the flaws and administrators should make sure the fully patch all of their TelePresence products. The patches are free.

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