Cisco has released free software updates that address the vulnerability described in this advisory. Customers may only install and expect support for software versions and feature sets for which they have purchased a license. By installing, downloading, accessing, or otherwise using such software upgrades, customers agree to follow the terms of the Cisco software license: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products/end-user-license-agreement.html
Additionally, customers may only download software for which they have a valid license, procured from Cisco directly, or through a Cisco authorized reseller or partner. In most cases this will be a maintenance upgrade to software that was previously purchased. Free security software updates do not entitle customers to a new software license, additional software feature sets, or major revision upgrades.
When considering software upgrades, customers are advised to regularly consult the advisories for Cisco products, which are available from the Cisco Security Advisories and Alerts page, to determine exposure and a complete upgrade solution.
In all cases, customers should ensure that the devices to be upgraded contain sufficient memory and confirm that current hardware and software configurations will continue to be supported properly by the new release. If the information is not clear, customers are advised to contact the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) or their contracted maintenance providers.
Customers Without Service Contracts
Customers who purchase directly from Cisco but do not hold a Cisco service contract and customers who make purchases through third-party vendors but are unsuccessful in obtaining fixed software through their point of sale should obtain upgrades by contacting the Cisco TAC: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/support/web/tsd-cisco-worldwide-contacts.html
Customers should have the product serial number available and be prepared to provide the URL of this advisory as evidence of entitlement to a free upgrade.
Cisco fixed this vulnerability in Cisco Webex Meetings Desktop App and Cisco Webex Meetings Client releases 40.1.0 and later. For lockdown versions of Cisco Webex Meetings Desktop App and Cisco Webex Meetings Client, Cisco fixed this vulnerability in releases 39.5.12 and later.
Administrators can update the Cisco Webex Meetings Desktop App for their user bases by following the instructions in the IT Administrator Guide for Mass Deployment of the Cisco Webex Meetings Desktop App.
Users can update the Cisco Webex Meetings Desktop App by following the instructions in the Update the Cisco Webex Meetings Desktop App article.
Users can update the Cisco Webex Meetings Client by following the instructions in the Download the Webex Client article.