New Versions of OpenSSL Released | Information Technology | University of Pittsburgh

New Versions of OpenSSL Released

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 15:42


The OpenSSL Project has released several new versions of its OpenSSL software to fix a number of security issues. The new releases include these versions:

  • 1.0.2a
  • 1.0.1m
  • 1.0.0r
  • 0.9.8zf

CSSD recommends that users review the OpenSSL security advisory and upgrade to the appropriate version.

CSSD also recommends that all users install Symantec Endpoint Protection software and use the LiveUpdate feature to get the latest virus definitions.  Students, faculty, and staff can download  Symantec Endpoint Protection at no cost through the Software Download Service at My Pitt

Please contact the Technology Help Desk at 412-624-HELP [4357] if you have any questions regarding this announcement.