Alerts & Bugs

Alerts & Bugs – Provide timely information about current security issues, vulnerabilities, and exploits.

March 19, 2019

Unprotected database exposed over 250K legal documents labeled as ‘Not designated for publication’

The leaky database contained 257,287 legal documents with some documents labeled as ‘not designated for publication. Even though the owner of the database remains unclear, the […]
March 16, 2019

Recently Patched WinRAR Flaw Exploited in APT Attacks

A recently patched WinRAR vulnerability has been exploited by several threat groups, including advanced persistent threat (APT) actors. The flaw, tracked as CVE-2018-20250, impacts the unacev2.dll library used […]
March 15, 2019

New attack could extract BitLocker encryption keys from a TPM

The new attack method extracts BitLocker encryption keys from the LPC bus on both TPM 1.2 and TPM 2.0 chips. All it requires to extract BitLocker […]
March 9, 2019
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WatchGuard Expands Secure Wi-Fi Portfolio with 802.11ac Wave 2 Access Point for Midsize Enterprises

Complete with WatchGuard Wi-Fi Cloud, new access point offers fast, reliable, secure Wi-Fi and location analytics for restaurants, medical offices, retail branches and distributed enterprise offices. […]
March 9, 2019

Trickbot distributed in new spoofed ‘complaint’ emails

The spam emails tried to mimic Dun & Bradstreet’s official site by having a lookalike, fake domain. These emails contained macros that drop malicious BAT files […]
March 8, 2019

Ransomware warning: The gang behind this virulent malware just changed tactics again

Researchers say that those behind GandCrab ransomware are now going ‘big game hunting’ for larger targets – and more money. The gang behind a family of […]
March 6, 2019

Back to Basics with Cloud Security

Organizations are doing some fancy footwork with security these days in order to simultaneously protect users yet empower them to perform various tasks online. As application […]
February 28, 2019

CentOS 6 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Get Important Kernel Security Update

An important kernel security update has been released for the CentOS 6 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 operating system series to address a recently discovered […]
February 26, 2019

Malvertising attacks using polyglot images spotted in the wild

The malvertising space may be seeing an influx of more advanced threat actors according one research report that found polyglot images now being used to disguise […]
February 25, 2019

Windows Servers Vulnerable to DoS Attacks, Microsoft Warns

Microsoft informed users on Wednesday that Windows servers running Internet Information Services (IIS) are vulnerable to denial-of-service (DoS) attacks that rely on malicious HTTP/2 requests. According […]