Browser Update Notice: June 2013

Last Updated: 08/07/2013

Security Notice Level

SEVERE

Apple, Google and Mozilla have released updated versions of their respective browsers to address vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial-of-service condition, bypass security controls, obtain sensitive information, or execute arbitrary code.
 
The IT Security office advises owners of the affected browsers to restart their browser or follow update instructions to facilitate updating.

Affected Software

  • Versions of Safari prior to version 6.0.5
  • Versions of Google Chrome prior to version 27.0.1453.110
  • Versions of Firefox prior to version 21.0

Security Bulletin Names

  • Apple Article:  HT5785 – released June 4, 2013
  • Google Stable Channel Update – released June 4, 2013
  • Security Advisories for Firefox – released May 16, 2013