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Mist Security Advisory – Bluetooth Discoverability

  CVE: CVE-2018-10910 Publication Date: 2019-01-28 Summary Mist BLE solutions are not impacted by the Bluetooth Discoverability vulnerability – related to the use of Bluetooth Classic as per CVE-2018-10910. The vulnerability forces the Bluetooth mode to stay as discoverable, allowing all external Bluetooth devices to connect. This flaw can be exploited when malicious devices are...

Mist Security

We live in a world where data center breaches are in the headlines almost monthly, and there is a fear of security in public cloud due to fears around data security. Clearly, there are myths that cloud computing is inherently less secure than traditional approaches. The paranoia is largely due to the fact that the...

FAQ on Wi-fi vulnerability announced on October 16th, 2017

Note: Please upgrade to firmware Version 0.1.11888 or later, which includes the fix to address this issue. What is this vulnerability? This is a security vulnerability for wireless networks that was publicly announced on October 16th, and impacts WPA2 networks as per VU#228519: https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/228519. “Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2) handshake traffic can be manipulated to...

CPU/Meltdown and Spectre Side-Channel Vulnerability

Dear Customers, We are aware of the latest CPU vulnerability discovered on Jan 4, 2017. Our AP’s don’t run untrusted software and the backend is already patched. No action is required right now, however, we are still vigilant about this vulnerability.