This update resolves a newly-discovered, public vulnerability. A vulnerability in Network Connection Manager could allow a denial of service on the affected platforms against the Network Connection Manager. The vulnerability is documented in the "Vulnerability Details" section of this bulletin.
An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could cause the component responsible for managing network and remote access connections to stop responding. If the affected component is stopped due to an attack, it will automatically restart when new requests are received.
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