Gemalto is aware of the Bash bug/Shellshock vulnerability affecting Unix-based operating systems documented in CVE-2014-6271. It is a widely used Unix system command line interpreter and affects most Unix based systems (Linux distributions, OSX, Solaris etc.), network devices such as routers and load balancers as well as some mobile devices.
Since we became aware of the issue our security teams have carried out a full inventory of potentially vulnerable servers. Depending on the level of exposure of each server, patches or containments were deployed as soon as they were made available based on information from our suppliers.
Our security teams are closely monitoring the evolution of the threat and will continue to apply new patches as and when they become available.
Customers who have specific questions about the vulnerability should get in touch with their usual Gemalto contact.
More information on CVE-2014-6271 can be found here -