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Shellshock - CVE-2014-6271 and others

Hotfixes have been published for Websense appliances.

Websense researchers are investigating vulnerabilities (CVE-2014-6271 and others) affecting a number of Linux and UNIX-based distributions. The vulnerabilities leverage the bash shell on web servers and related services to execute remote commands.

Our engineering teams are evaluating the impact of these Linux and UNIX vulnerabilities on our products and have prepared patches for Websense appliances. For ongoing updates and hotfix release dates, please refer to the following Knowledge Base article, which is updated as more information becomes available.

View Knowledge Base Article Updated: October 14, 2014

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