The Shellshock Bug -Are You Affected?

A New Bug Has Surfaced, Known as Shellshock.

The threat that this particular bug causes, is that it enables hackers to execute commands to take over your systems and servers.

The effected systems are:

  • MAC OS
  • Linux
  • Unix

Please note; This does not affect Microsoft Windows.

Apple said it was working on a fix for its operating system but has added that most users would not be at risk from Shellshock.

If your business runs a Mac or any Linux operating system on its machines or servers, please make sure that you regularly install the software and operating system updates, as these will include any patches for Shellshock.

If you need assistance to do this please do not hesitate to contact our Service Desk on 0845 094 2765 or speak to your account manager.