Saturday, June 12, 2021

Priyanshu Vijayvargiya

Apple releases a patch for a security flaw found by researchers at Google and Microsoft

Apple releases fix for a bug that could affect iPhone, iPad, and Mac which could lead to arbitrary code execution by visiting malicious web content. Like most bugs, this is a memory-related bug and affects WebKit, the browser behind Safari...

Microsoft Exchange hack: Hackers breached the email servers of the European Banking Authority (EBA)

The European Banking Authority (EBA) on Sunday said it had been a victim of a cyberattack targeting its Microsoft Exchange Servers, forcing it to temporarily take its email systems offline as a precautionary measure. Hackers breached the email servers of...

Microsoft Researchers reveals 3 New Malware Strains Used by SolarWinds Hackers

Microsoft has revealed information on newly found malware the SolarWinds hackers deployed on victims' networks as second-stage payloads. FireEye and Microsoft on Thursday said they discovered three more malware strains in connection with the SolarWinds supply-chain attack, including a "sophisticated...

Microsoft Exchange zero-day exploited in attacks against US local governments

Ongoing investigations into the active use of four Microsoft Exchange bugs has revealed attacks against US local government agencies. On March 2, Microsoft warned that the current risk of zero-days - now tracked such as CVE-2021-26855, CVE-2021-26857, CVE-2021-26858, and CVE-2021-27065...

DOD’s weapons programs do not have clear cybersecurity guidelines: GAO

The U.S. Defense Department struggles to outline cybersecurity requirements in contracts for weapon systems, though the agency made important strides to improve those platforms’ cyber protections, a congressional watchdog announced Thursday. In a new report released On Thursday, the U.S. Government Accountability...

Cybersecurity Firm Qualys Confirms Unauthorized Access to Data Using Accellion hacks

Enterprise cloud security firm Qualys has become the latest victim to join a long list of entities to have suffered a data breach after zero-day vulnerabilities in its Accellion File Transfer Appliance (FTA) server were exploited to steal sensitive business documents. Qualys...

CISA issues emergency to Federal Agencies Regarding Microsoft Exchange Flaw

The US Department of Homeland Security agency's new emergency directive comes in the wake of major zero-day attacks on email servers revealed by Microsoft this week. The US agency's Emergency Directive 21-02, "Mitigate Microsoft Exchange On-Premises Product Vulnerabilities," was issued on...

Hackers ask 500 Bitcoin ransom from Tether

Tether, the issuer of the USDT stablecoin, claims to have received a ransom note asking for 500 bitcoin (currently worth about USD $22 million), lest documents are made public that could “harm the bitcoin ecosystem.” Tether has revealed a ransomware demand in which threat...

Salt Project patched a privilege escalation bug impacting SaltStack Salt minions

The Salt Project has patched a privilege escalation bug impacting SaltStack Salt minions that could be used during a wider exploit chain.  The vulnerability, CVE-2020-28243, is described as a privilege escalation bug impacting SaltStack Salt minions allowing "an unprivileged user to...

Chrome will soon use HTTPS automatically when users type URL without prefix

Google's developers are some of the most enthusiastic promoters of browser security features over the past few years and, along with Firefox and Tor browsers, have often followed the many changes that have made browsers what they are today. From...

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Founder and Editor-in-Chief of 'Virtualattacks Inc' Priyanshu Vijayvargiya is a cybersecurity analyst, Information Security professional, developer, and a white hat hacker.
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