Dell Client Platform Security Update for Multiple Vulnerabilities in the BIOSConnect and HTTPS Boot features as part of the Dell Client BIOS

Dell is releasing remediations for multiple security vulnerabilities affecting the BIOSConnect and HTTPS Boot features. The Dell BIOSConnect feature is a Dell preboot solution that is used to update system BIOS and recover the operating system (OS) using the SupportAssist OS Recovery on Dell Client platforms. Note: BIOSConnect requires a physically present user to initiate [...]

By |2021-07-03T23:27:38+00:00July 2nd, 2021|Articles|Comments Off on Dell Client Platform Security Update for Multiple Vulnerabilities in the BIOSConnect and HTTPS Boot features as part of the Dell Client BIOS

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Software and Firepower Threat Defense Software Web Services Interface Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

Cisco has become aware that public exploit code exists for CVE-2020-3580, and this vulnerability is being actively exploited. Multiple vulnerabilities in the web services interface of Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) Software and Cisco Firepower Threat Defense (FTD) Software could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks against a user of the web services [...]

By |2021-07-05T09:43:25+00:00July 2nd, 2021|Articles|Comments Off on Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Software and Firepower Threat Defense Software Web Services Interface Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

The Triada Malware

Triada is a modular mobile Trojan that actively uses root privileges to substitute system files and uses several clever methods to become almost invisible - Kaspersky Labs.  The Malware’s proper name is Android.Triada.231. It is classified as Trojan. It was first detected in December 2017 on a Leagoo M9 Android Smartphone. Further research revealed that the Trojan [...]

By |2020-09-07T07:54:58+00:00September 7th, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on The Triada Malware

Getting facts correct! 5G and COVID-19, what is the connection?

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a threat to humanity and the first pandemic in human history where information technology and social media are being used on a massive scale to help cope with and respond to the disease. But if these technologies have helped keep people safe, productive and connected during this unprecedented crisis, they have [...]

By |2020-04-15T06:06:51+00:00April 15th, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on Getting facts correct! 5G and COVID-19, what is the connection?

Phishing Attack Says You’re Exposed to Corona Virus, Spreads Malware

Cyber criminals are using a new phishing campaign that tells victims they've come in contact with someone diagnosed with COVID-19 and tricks them into downloading malware. The campaign pretends to be from a local hospital telling the recipient that they have been exposed to the Corona virus and that they need to be tested. The [...]

By |2020-04-06T14:19:24+00:00April 6th, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on Phishing Attack Says You’re Exposed to Corona Virus, Spreads Malware

Corona Virus Trojan Overwriting The MBR

SonicWall Capture Labs Threat Research team recently found a new malware taking advantage of the CoViD19 pandemic which makes disks unusable by overwriting the MBR. Upon execution, a number of helper files are dropped inside a temporary folder. You can see the infection cycle explained with details from the article. Useful links: https://securitynews.sonicwall.com/xmlpost/coronavirus-trojan-overwriting-the-mbr/

By |2020-04-06T14:12:55+00:00April 6th, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on Corona Virus Trojan Overwriting The MBR

Corona Virus Used in Malicious Campaigns

The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is being used in a variety of malicious campaigns including email spam, BEC, malware, ransomware, and malicious domains. Useful links: https://www.trendmicro.com/vinfo/us/security/news/cybercrime-and-digital-threats/coronavirus-used-in-spam-malware-file-names-and-malicious-domains

By |2020-04-06T14:09:59+00:00April 6th, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on Corona Virus Used in Malicious Campaigns