May 15: CSW Patch Watch & Security Updates
Posted on May 25, 2021 | By Pavithra Shankar
Highlights of Patch Watch Issue 13
We have 22 vulnerabilities that are known exploits. Here is our analysis –
10 CVEs are RCE bugs.
5 CVEs linked to Webapps.
16 CVEs are rated critical and 4 are of high severity.
98 Old vulnerabilities have been fixed, ranging from the year 2004 to 2020.
14 CVEs have known exploits.
26 CVEs are rated critical and 33 are of high severity.
CISA has issued an alert for one vulnerability, which has a critical severity rating. This vulnerability is classified under CWE - 79 that ranks first in the MITRE top 25 Common Weakness Enumeration.
Table: May Security Patches 2021
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