Date: 14 October 2021
On 13 October 2021 Palo Alto Networks published Security Advisories to address vulnerabilities in multiple products. Included were updates for the following:
Exploitation of this vulnerability could result in arbitrary code execution with SYSTEM privileges.
The Cyber Centre encourages users and administrators to review the provided web links and apply the necessary updates.
GlobalProtect App (GPC-13039)
Palo Alto Networks Security Advisories
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