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Adversaries used malicious documents targeting the MSHTML vulnerability tracked as CVE-2021-40444 to compromise Russian state rocket center and interior ministry. [Read More]
Netgear warns that an attacker on the same network as a vulnerable device could intercept and manipulate router traffic to execute code as root. [Read More]
More than 70 Hikvision cameras and NVRs are affected by a critical vulnerability that can allow an attacker to take control of devices without user interaction. [Read More]
The vulnerability could be triggered when the victim opens a malicious WorkSpaces URI from the browser. [Read More]
Hundreds of thousands of Windows domain and application credentials leaked due to a flaw related to the Autodiscover protocol used by Microsoft Exchange. [Read More]
Chrome 94 was just released with patches for 19 vulnerabilities, including multiple high severity bugs discovered by external researchers. [Read More]
Researchers have discovered nearly a dozen vulnerabilities in widely used network management products from Nagios. [Read More]
VMware releases an urgent security patch for a flaw in its vCenter Server product and warned users to expect public exploit code within minutes of disclosure. [Read More]
Cisco Talos researchers say the backdoor is installed as a service and constantly contacts its command and control (C&C) to receive commands. [Read More]
A cybercrime group that deploys the Cring ransomware has been exploiting two decade-old Adobe ColdFusion vulnerabilities in its attacks. [Read More]

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Keith Ibarguen's picture
Far too many engineers in the trenches don’t take the time to lift their heads to see context, so when good (and bad) things happen, this is a great management opportunity that you should take full advantage of.
Yaniv Vardi's picture
Supply chain cyber risk is complicated and spans the entire lifecycle of a product—across design, manufacturing, distribution, storage, and maintenance.
Gunter Ollmann's picture
CISOs are increasingly partnering with DevOps leaders and vigilantly modernizing secure development lifecycle (SDLC) processes to embrace new machine learning (ML) approaches.
Joshua Goldfarb's picture
Performing gap analysis well and remediating findings appropriately can help reduce both the number of weak points within your enterprise and your susceptibility to attack at each of them.
John Maddison's picture
Organizations must adopt a holistic approach to securing their distributed networked environment that enables them to see and manage their entire distributed network, including all attack vectors, through a single pane of glass.
Gunter Ollmann's picture
With years of bug bounty programs now behind us, it is interesting to see how the information security sector transformed – or didn’t.
Marie Hattar's picture
There are good and bad ways to make vulnerabilities known. A premature “full disclosure” of a previously unknown issue can unleash the forces of evil, and the “black hats” often move faster than vendors or enterprise IT teams.
Gunter Ollmann's picture
Any bug hunter, security analyst, software vendor, or device manufacturer should not rely on CVSS as the pointy end of the stick for prioritizing remediation.
Gunter Ollmann's picture
In a world of over-hyped bugs, stunt hacking, and branded vulnerability disclosures, my advice to CISOs is to make security lemonade by finding practical next steps to take.
Josh Lefkowitz's picture
Regardless of which framework you use, it’s crucial to operationalize it in the context of your organization’s unique environment and risk factors.