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Microsoft has shared more information on how users can protect Windows domain controllers and other servers against PetitPotam attacks. [Read More]
Guardicore Labs provides full details on CVE-2021-28476, a critical vulnerability in Hyper-V’s virtual network switch driver. [Read More]
Hacking tool downloads from underground forums are increasing, and the tools are becoming more sophisticated; low-level hackers are gaining access to hacked versions of sophisticated tools; access broking is growing; and existing tools are repurposed for more aggressive attacks. [Read More]
Classified files apparently leaked from an Iranian cyber unit show that the country is looking to improve its offensive cyber capabilities, including against ICS. [Read More]
IP cameras from a dozen vendors are exposed to remote attacks due to serious vulnerabilities found in the firmware they all use. [Read More]
Foxit Software patches vulnerabilities that put users at risk of remote code execution attacks via specially crafted PDF files. [Read More]
A high-powered joint advisory calls attention to gaping holes in perimeter-type devices like VPN appliances, network access gateways and enterprise cloud applications. [Read More]
A dozen vulnerabilities, including many rated critical or high severity, have been patched in CODESYS products, and Cisco Talos has disclosed the details of some flaws. [Read More]
Google shares bug-bounty financial data and launches a new initiative to bring all of its vulnerability reporting programs into a single online platform. [Read More]
SonarSource security researcher details two vulnerabilities in Zimbra enterprise webmail solution that could result in the compromise of both sent and received emails. [Read More]

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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.
Marc Solomon's picture
Recalculating and reevaluating priorities based on a continuous flow of new data, learnings and your risk profile, helps to ensure you’re staying focused on what matters in a highly dynamic environment.