Thecus Patch to Resolve Bash Vulnerability Released

Thecus Patch to Resolve Bash Vulnerability Released

All models now immune to latest cyber security bug

In order to combat recent bash vulnerability issues, Thecus today released a Bash patch for both Thecus OS5 and OS6 users. It is strongly recommended that all users update their NAS with this latest firmware.

The patch will fix the GNU Bash Environment Variable Command Injection Vulnerability, also referred to as Shellshock (CVE-2014-6271, CVE-2014-7169, CVE-2014-7187, and CVE-2014-71861), which allows unauthorized users access to remote Unix/Linux-based systems.

For ThecusOS 6, users can download the OS6 Bash offline patch V1.0. The patch is applicable for the following units:

– N2310, N4310
– N2520, N2560, N4520, N4560

For ThecusOS 5 x64, users can update their firmware to v2.05.06 to apply the Bash patch. This firmware is applicable to the following units:

– N16000 series / N12000 series / N8900 series
– N10850 / N8850 / N6850
– N8810 series / N7710 series
– N8800PRO v2 / N7700 PRO v2
– N7510 / N5550 / N4800 series / N4510U series / N2800

For ThecusOS 5 x86, users can update their firmware to v5.03.02.8 to apply the Bash patch. This firmware is applicable to the following units:

– Thecus XXX series / 1U4600 / N0503 / N4200 series / N5500
– N7700 / N7700SAS / N7700+ / N7700PRO
– N8800 / N8800SAS / N8800+ / N8800PRO
– N4100PRO

To download the latest firmware and patches, please visit the Thecus Download Center.
For more information on Thecus, go to:  http://www.thecus.com

1. Please note that the patch for the N2310 does not cover CVE-2014-7186.

About Thecus

Thecus® Technology Corp. specializes in IP Storage Server and Network Video Recorder solutions. The company was established in 2004 with the mission to make technology that is as transparent as it is easy-to-use and products that are not only the best on the market, but are accessible to experts and novices alike. Combining a world-class R&D team highly experienced in storage hardware and software development with a keen customer focus, Thecus® stays close to the market to develop high-quality products to fulfill the storage and surveillance needs of today’s world.

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