Wednesday, 13 April 2016

The Badlock Bug

Following the disclosure of the Badlock vulnerability details, we have assessed the risk to University IT systems as being low. We will be patching all Windows servers maintained by CiCS, and all University managed and YoYo Desktop computers as part of our normal patching procedures. 

Please ensure that any servers, desktops or NAS drives you maintain are patched and have all updates applied. If you are unsure whether your system is affected by Badlock, please contact the vendor who will be able to provide you with more details.

More details on the Badlock Bug can be found here: http://badlock.org/ 

If you have any further questions about Badlock then please get in touch.